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In Photos: The Hunt for a Circus Train Graveyard

Tyrone

(Image credit: Indiana University of Pennsylvania )

A map shows the site of the crash in Tyrone, Pennsylvania.

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Memorial Service

(Image credit: Courtesy of Susie O'Brien)

In 1958, a traveling circus troupe visited the gravesite of Barney Multany and William Thomas Lee, two canvas-men who lost their lives in the Walter L. Main wreck. An elephant placed a wreath on their graves at the Grandview Cemetery.

Tyrone Memorial

(Image credit: Courtesy of Susie O'Brien)

The memorial that sits at the wreck site today.

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