waiting for the 16:00 from Oxford. This train will not run today due to an incident at Reading.”
The Quebec to Boston Express train wreck
after the accident on September 15, 1907.
Photo from a 1907 postcard via Wikipedia
I apologise to readers of Behind The Water Tower for its non-appearance during the last 4 days. This has been due to circumstances beyond my control. I hope to restore normal services by 10:00 hrs GMT Friday 24 October. More details about the accident pictured in the photograph here.