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Sad Death at NYMR

keithh Plus
14 25.4k 33 Wallis And Futuna
22 May 2012 9:10AM
There are many people on EPZ who have visited Grosmont on the North York Moors Railway.

I'm sure they will all be shocked at the news from yesterday that one of the workers there has lost his life. BBC NEWS

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Coleslaw 12 13.4k 28 Wales
22 May 2012 9:12AM
I haven't.... sad news nonetheless.... Sad
Carabosse 15 41.1k 270 England
22 May 2012 9:18AM
That's a shocker. I haven't been on that particular railway but I went on a private steam-hauled trip from London to York and back in December 2010. On the trip back the elderly fireman died!
newfocus 12 647 2 United Kingdom
22 May 2012 9:49AM
Yes - been there many times with the camera and with the kids - very sad.
keithh Plus
14 25.4k 33 Wallis And Futuna
22 May 2012 10:05AM
just heard that it was one of the Gaurds and an experienced one as well.
jondf 11 2.7k
22 May 2012 10:46AM
Know the area very well. It's a tragic and unfortunate accident that likely should never have happened.
User_Removed 14 17.9k 8 Norway
22 May 2012 11:35AM
Sad news indeed. Thoughts go out to his friends and family...
Graysta 13 1.1k England
23 May 2012 6:35AM
A Very sad day when anyone in a close Knit enviroment like the NYMR dies,and worse due to the nature of this death, an experienced man of some considerable years experience.
Nick_w Plus
11 4.3k 99 England
23 May 2012 6:40AM
Very sad indeed, news reports name him as Bob Lund, my thoughts go out to his family and all his friends and colleagues.
Techno Plus
9 2.7k 8 England
23 May 2012 9:16AM
Only visited this excellent heritage railway just last week for the first time, both of us deeply saddened at the tragic news, our thoughts are with his family and friends.
Carabosse 15 41.1k 270 England
23 May 2012 12:30PM
News report here . A volunteer worker - really tragic.
Coleslaw 12 13.4k 28 Wales
23 May 2012 12:32PM

Quote:News report here. A volunteer worker - really tragic.

it would be much better if it doesn't direct back to this thread, CB.
Carabosse 15 41.1k 270 England
23 May 2012 12:37PM
Oops! Sorry.................. see here .

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