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The Great Dynamite Wreck

Magazine:
The Keystone Vol 37 No.4 Winter 2004
Page:
61
Category:
Pennsylvania Railroad
Description:
On the night of May 11, 1905 near Harrisburg, PA, an eastbound train's box car, filled with dynamite, derailed and was subsequently clipped by a westbound train, causing the content of the box car to explode. This short article includes three photos.