NKP Derailment - Tippecanoe, Indiana
On Sunday, December 23, 1951 at 4:25 a.m. the Nickel Plate Road, unintentionally, greatly altered the appearance of their depot at Tippecanoe, Indiana. Thirteen cars of a westbound coal train derailed, two of the cars went into the depot. Fortunately the agent, Herb Blocker, was not on duty at the time. What remained of the depot was after the wreck was torn down. Unknown photographer.