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The worst railway accident in the area was the derailment at Goswick, south of Berwick, in October 1947, when 27 people were killed.

Did You Know?

On Saturday 13 September 1913 Kenton station, on the Ponteland branch, was burned to the ground by militant suffragettes. As well as the timber buildings, some £1,000 worth of stored luggage was destroyed.