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  • Collection: Train Wreck

601 Slatington Wreck Web.jpg
View of wrecked boxcards

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This is the photo that appeared in the Allentown Morning-Call newspaper with this caption: It was quite a mess when 31 cars of a Lehigh Valley freight train jumped the tracks at Slatington, Pa. Some of the cars did heavy damage to the freight…

LV Wreck 1969 web.jpg
Bittner house in the background.

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As kids we walked all over the sight picking up pieces of debris.

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After the train wreck, the partially-collapsed station structure was demolished.