Brenda D
Mon Mar 30, 2015 16:11

I also lived in Danfords rental houses. The trains hit right behind those houses - it was really close to the homes.

  • Sterling train wrreckPete Swanson, Wed Feb 24 08:23
    The Sterling train wreck, in 1965 I believe, was caused by the B&O going through a red signal. EL train plowed into it and 5 were killed. Tower operator Sherman Hines (EL) was cleared in court of any ... more
    • Danfords — Brenda D, Mon Mar 30 16:11
    • train wreck sterling ohioAnonymous, Sat Sep 25 08:21
      i happen to have photos of the wreck.jan 11,1965. b&o had 107 cars ande&l had123 cars. b&o lost 3 and e&l lost 2 lives with another injured.i believe it happened at 1am.b&o engine#6940,5466,4521,6438 ... more
      • Pictures of EL crash Jan 65Dodi M, Sat Mar 31 18:45
        I would be interested in seeing these pictures. My grandfather, Don Narney, was the EL engineer
      • PhotosDoug, Sat Dec 24 11:30
        I'm the grandson of the tower operator who was present at the scene of the accident. I'm doing a little research to see if I can find any photos of the accident. Would you be able to send the photos... more
        • photos of 1965 Sterling crashDodi , Mon Mar 30 16:59
          I have been told that the Sterling Fire Department has pictures from the crash. I am going to try and get up there this summer.
        • Re: PhotosAnonymous, Wed Dec 28 09:04
          doug...i will do what i can to get you some of the most important photos of the accident... mike
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