December 24, 1953. The Tangiwai disaster which was the worst rail accident in New Zealand history. 151 killed.

December 24, 1953. The Tangiwai disaster which was the worst rail accident in New Zealand history. 151 killed.

December 24, 1953 – Tangiwai disaster: A railway bridge collapses at Tangiwai, New Zealand, sending a fully loaded passenger train into the Whangaehu River; 151 are killed. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

December 24, 1953 – Tangiwai disaster: A railway bridge collapses at Tangiwai, New Zealand, sending a fully loaded passenger train into the Whangaehu River; 151 are killed. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Tangiwai train wreckage | NZHistory, New Zealand history online

Tangiwai train wreckage | NZHistory, New Zealand history online

disasters of the 20th century | ... stretcher at the scene of the railway disaster at Tangiwai, Dec 1953

disasters of the 20th century | ... stretcher at the scene of the railway disaster at Tangiwai, Dec 1953

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Funeral for Tangiwai disaster victims | NZHistory, New Zealand history online

Funeral for Tangiwai disaster victims | NZHistory, New Zealand history online

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disaster | www.nzero.co.nz > Histories > Tangiwai Disaster 1953--water wipes out bridge

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