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Glenbrook Train Disaster : September 2013
Glenbrook Train Disaster : September 2013

Photographs supplied by Peter F Williams

Plaque commemorates the 10th anniversary of the Glenbrook rail disaster in 1999. Seven people were killed and 51 injured when an inter-urban train collided with the Indian Pacific in the Blue Mountains suburb in 1999. The new plaque remembers the victims by name and also commemorates a victim who was killed in a train accident at Glenbrook in 1976.

Location

Address:Park Street, Glenbrook Park, Glenbrook, 2773
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.766652
Long: 150.622388
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Disaster
Sub-Theme:Land Transport
Actual Event STart Date:2-December-1999
Actual Event End Date:2-December-1999

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 2nd December, 2009
Front Inscription

(Top Plaque)

THE GLENBROOK TRAIN DISASTER
             (2-12-1999)
In memory of the seven lives lost,
   those injured, their families
          and loved ones.

In appreciation of the courageous
spirit of all who came to their aid.

(Bottom Plaque)

In Memory of Lives Lost in
Glenbrook Train Accidents


        16-1-1976
          (name)

        2-12-1999
         (names)



 

 

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