1936-08-17 George Woodland

George Woodland had a narrow escape when he fell on 1936-08-17.

The Bedfordshire Times and Independent 1936-08-21

Forty-foot fall at eversholt
Agricultural Engineer Badly Hurt

A serious accident happened to Mr George Woodland, the well-known agricultural engineer, on Monday. in company with his father, Mr Ernest Woodland, he was erecting an unloading apparatus in his brother’s rickyard at Eversholt when a pole came unfastened and he fell to the ground, a distance of 40 feet. He sustained multiple injuries to the chest and other parts of the body, and was brought home a few hours later. The doctors considered his injuries serious, but fortunately no bones were broken. Mr Woodland is progressing.


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