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Bridge Failure Database

St John's Bridge, London

Year 1957
Country Great Britain (29)
Cause Impact
Details Derailed train rams steel pier of 350t-girder bridge, bridge collapses on train
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Phase in service
Period 1941-1990
Continent Europe
Reference http://www.brueckenweb.de/Themen/katastrophen/katastrophen.php

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