Great Train Wreck at Mill Creek, 1914


The Great Train Wreck at Mill Creek, near English, Carroll County, Kentucky, 1914. In this photo, workmen are repairing part of the damaged track. This accident occurred when the engine and loaded train cars caused the bridge to collapse. From the collection of Geneva Pettit.

(Photo a courtesy of James Lee Cobb, III, 14462 Hwy. 36E, Sanders, KY 41083.)