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RAILWAY ACCIDENT IN TASMANIA. [BY TELEGRAPH. -COP YRTGHT.] [REUTERS TELEGRAMS.]

[Received July 23rd, 1 15 p m.J Hohaut, July 23. As an express train from Launceston last night was crossing the viaduct at Bridgewater, about 12 miles from the city, tlic awing bridge opened and the engine fell, but getting jammed ag.iingt the huttiess prevented the carriages from following, but the tender turned topsy-turvy, and dropped into the river. The fireman and another person are missincr, and are supposed to have been drowned.

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RAILWAY ACCIDENT IN TASMANIA. [BY TELEGRAPH.-COPYRTGHT.] [REUTER'S TELEGRAMS.], Waikato Times, Volume XXVII, Issue 2191, 24 July 1886

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RAILWAY ACCIDENT IN TASMANIA. [BY TELEGRAPH.-COPYRTGHT.] [REUTER'S TELEGRAMS.] Waikato Times, Volume XXVII, Issue 2191, 24 July 1886

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