Skelton Park Fatality – William Wood – 03 Aug 1906

Aged 41, Deputy, He, with others, had drawn the timber from two juds, right and left of a crossing. They then purposed to draw the crossing timber. He was chopping out one of three props set beneath the inbye bearing baulk, when it suddenly broke and let down some dogger. The other two props gave way, and the crossing collapsed and he was killed.

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