Alexandria, VA Freight Train Wreck, Feb 1885

Courier Journal newspaper, Louisville, KY - Friday 13 February 1885

Alexandria, VA - Feb 12 - By the breaking of a rail on the Washington, Ohio and West railroad, between Guilford and Farmwell stations, this morning, four freight cars were thrown from the track and the caboose upset. CLARENCE WASHINGTON, conductor, was killed.

Edgar Clarence Washington
born 23 JAN 1868 in Alexandria, VA
died 12 FEB 1885 in Alexandria, VA (unmarried)
son of George and Sallie Foote Massie Washington