• Train Wreck at Hoosac Tunnel 1912??

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  by hrrphil
 
A friend asked me about a train wreck at Hoosac Tunnel in 1912.
She was asking about deaths, specifically the engineer, Hugh Simods.

Anyone have any info?

Thanks,

HRR Phil

  by ferroequinarchaeologist
 
Here ya go:

http://dotlibrary1.specialcollection.net/

Click on DOT Railroads, then ICC investigations link for 1912, then Boston & Maine.

February 20, 1912.

PBM

  by hrrphil
 
thank you.
Neat site

Hampden Railroad Phil