Slatington Train Wreck 1969

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Title

Slatington Train Wreck 1969

Description

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 station, power lines and telephone poles in the area. The train was en route from Buffalo, N.Y., to Newark, N.J.

Creator

The Morning Call

Publisher

The Morning Call

Date

1969

Contributor

Charles Evans

Format

photo

Files

352 Train Wreck Morning Call web.jpg

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Citation

The Morning Call, “Slatington Train Wreck 1969,” Slatington Postcards, accessed August 11, 2020, https://slatington.ctevans.net/project/items/show/352.

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