Tay Bridge, Collapse
Collapse Tay Bridge 28 Dec 1879 19:32 GMT (+0:00) Rating: A
Tay Bridge, United Kingdom 56N28, 3W00
Notes: 1 000 yards of the Bridge (opened 31-5-1878) collapsed during a storm taking a train with it and killing 75 people.
Source: David Hamblin quoted – Guardian- 12-12-1979 [original AA database] https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tay_Bridge_disaster [Mark Okrasa]
AA Ref: 728