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Vanguard omnibus accident (10 of 10)
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Vanguard omnibus accident (10 of 10)

The cutting was from “The Magazine”, perhaps a supplement of a weekly newspaper. The article commemorated the centenary of the horrific accident on Handcross hill when the Vanguard omnibus crashed, killing 10 passengers and injuring 26 others.
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A clearer photograph and more details of the Vanguard in the Red Lion yard can be viewed at picture #858.
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