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TAY_1 Tay Bridge disaster

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The sudden collapse of Scotland's Tay Bridge in 1879 killed more than 70 rail passengers and shocked the population. An extensive inquiry was carried out, including numerous witnesses, experts and reports. Were the high winds that night to blame, or were poor design or mechanical failure at fault? This unit re-examines some of the original evidence from the Tay Bridge disaster.
Material Type: Online Course
Date Added to MERLOT: August 10, 2012
Date Modified in MERLOT: August 10, 2012
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This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 UK: England & Wales

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