Owencarrow viaduct disaster by John Hannigan,
On the night of January 25th , 1925 the L& L.S. railway suffered the worst accident in its 100 years existence. A gale blew a train off the Owencarrow Viaduct killing four passengers and injuring eight.
On the footplate of the ill-fated train was fireman John Hannigan,
Neil Boyle from Burtonport was […]