Sunday, December 4, 2011

Monday Marks Anniversary of Train Wreck

Monday will mark the 90th anniversary “the Byrn Athyn train wreck” that claimed the lives of 27 people and injured 70.
The Southampton Railroad Station Society will be holding a commemoration event Monday at 10 a.m. at the Bryn Athyn Post Office, which is located near the site of the accident and formally served as a Reading Railroad train station. On hand at the event, numerous descendants of the victims of the wreck, who will share first hand accounts of the accident as relayed to them by the survivors. Continued

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