George Jackson Churchward



Description of the EventGeorge Jackson Churchward CBE (1857-1933), former Chief Mechanical Engineer of the Great Western Railway (GWR), was struck and killed by a Paddington to Fishguard express, pulled by No. 4085 'Berkeley Castle'. The locomotive was of the GWR Castle class, a successful design by Charles Collett and greatly influenced by Churchward.
FieldRailways
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Year of Birth1857
Year of Death1933
NationalityEnglish
OccupationMechanical engineer
Born InEngland
Age of Death76