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Feni Sadar, Bangladesh: Bus stalls on crossing, hit by train

A train collided with a bus on the Fatehpur level crossing in Feni Sadar at about 22.00 on September 18th, 2014. The accident occurred after the bus had stalled while passing over the level crossing and the engine could not be restarted.
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Paignton - Store 477

63 Victoria Street, Paignton, Devon TQ4 5ED

On 22nd July 1932, Woolworths opened in Paignton, ‘the family resort of picturesque Torbay’ as the town is described on vintage railway posters. 281 more words

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Cape Town, South Africa: Appeal opens way to survivors' claims against railway

Two women who were injured in the collision between a train and a truck that claimed the lives of 19 farm works on November 13th, 2006 have won an appeal that opens the way for them to win compensation. 133 more words

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Croatia: 214 crossing upgrades over next four years

The Croatian rail infrastructure manager has signed a deal with ALTPRO for the supply of 214 sets of equipment for automatic half-barrier level crossings. The upgrades over the next four years are a key component of work to reduce the risk arising at the country’s level crossings.

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Littlehampton, UK: Does the new by-pass allow crossing closure

Consultation concerning the proposed Lyminster, near Littlehampton, Sussex by-pass is underway and is generating concern that the level crossing in Lyminster will be eliminated cutting the community in two. 58 more words

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An Unusual Office Property

I went to see this property at Highams Park, as it was featured in Open House.

The refurbishment is not complete yet, but it would make a lovely small office for a professional, who needed a lot of light. 130 more words

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Ariyalur, India: Three killed after getting stuck on crossing

Three people were killed when their “two-wheeler” was hit by a train at an unmanned level crossing near Ariyalur, Tamil Nadu. According to a police source, the accident occurred as the “two-wheeler” became stuck on the level crossing.

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