In Photos: The Hunt for a Circus Train Graveyard

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Circus Wreck

Credit: Tyrone Area Historical Society
Just before dawn on May 30, 1893, the Walter L. Main circus train carrying dozens of animals and performers ran off the tracks in an epic crash in central Pennsylvania.
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