Secrets of the Dead Episodes

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Episode Detail: Death on the Railroad - Secrets of the Dead

An investigation into the 1832 deaths of 57 Irish laborers who were laying railroad tracks in Pennsylvania. Cholera was blamed at the time, but modern forensic science sheds light on what really happened.

Episodes: Secrets of the Dead (64)

7/9/2014: The Mona Lisa Mystery    Season 13, Episode 5
5/6/2014: The Lost Gardens of Babylon    Season 13, Episode 4
4/2/2014: Carthage's Lost Warriors    Season 13, Episode 3
3/26/2014: The Lost Diary of Dr. Livingstone    Season 13, Episode 2
11/13/2013: JFK: One PM Central Standard Time    Season 13, Episode 1
7/23/2013: Bones of the Buddha    Season 12, Episode 6
7/10/2013: Ultimate Tut    Season 12, Episode 5
5/15/2013: Cavemen Cold Case    Season 12, Episode 4
5/8/2013: Death on the Railroad    Season 12, Episode 3
4/25/2013: Bugging Hitler's Soldiers    Season 12, Episode 2
10/23/2012: The Man Who Saved the World    Season 12, Episode 1
5/17/2011: The World's Biggest Bomb    Season 11, Episode 3
5/4/2011: China's Terracotta Warriors    Season 11, Episode 2
4/20/2011: Lost in the Amazon    Season 11, Episode 1
11/17/2010: Lost Ships of Rome    Season 10, Episode 3
11/10/2010: Slave Ship Mutiny    Season 10, Episode 2
11/3/2010: The Silver Pharaoh    Season 10, Episode 1
5/19/2010: Deadliest Battle    Season 9, Episode 6
5/12/2010: Churchill's Deadly Decision    Season 9, Episode 5
5/5/2010: Japanese SuperSub    Season 9, Episode 4
11/25/2009: Mumbai Massacre    Season 9, Episode 3
11/11/2009: The Airmen and the Headhunters    Season 9, Episode 2
5/13/2009: Michelangelo Revealed    Season 9, Episode 1
4/22/2009: Blackbeard's Lost Ship    Season 8, Episode 4
10/1/2008: Executed in Error    Season 8, Episode 3
5/14/2008: Sinking Atlantis    Season 8, Episode 2
5/7/2008: Doping for Gold    Season 8, Episode 1
4/30/2008: Escape From Auschwitz    Season 7, Episode 2
4/23/2008: Aztec Massacre    Season 7, Episode 1
5/16/2007: Irish Escape    Season 6, Episode 5
5/9/2007: Headless Romans    Season 6, Episode 4
5/2/2007: Herculaneum Uncovered    Season 6, Episode 3
4/25/2007: Battle for the Bible    Season 6, Episode 2
11/8/2006: Dogfight Over Guadalcanal    Season 6, Episode 1
10/4/2006: Umbrella Assassin    Season 5, Episode 5
7/26/2006: The Sinking of the Andrea Doria    Season 5, Episode 4
11/23/2005: Voyage of the Courtesans    Season 5, Episode 3
11/16/2005: Gangland Graveyard    Season 5, Episode 2
10/19/2005: The Hunt for Nazi Scientists    Season 5, Episode 1
8/4/2004: Amazon Warrior Women    Season 4, Episode 5
5/19/2004: D-Day    Season 4, Episode 4
4/7/2004: Shroud of Christ?    Season 4, Episode 3
3/3/2004: Killer Flu    Season 4, Episode 2
11/12/2003: Bridge on the River Kwai    Season 4, Episode 1
2/12/2003: Bombing Nazi Dams    Season 3, Episode 6
1/15/2003: Tragedy at the Pole    Season 3, Episode 5
1/11/2003: Blood Red Roses
11/27/2002: The Great Fire of Rome    Season 3, Episode 4
11/20/2002: Titanic's Ghosts    Season 3, Episode 3
10/30/2002: Mystery of the Black Death    Season 3, Episode 2
7/31/2002: Catastrophe: The Day the Sun Went Out
5/8/2002: Search for the First Human    Season 3, Episode 1
7/31/2001: The Syphilis Enigma    Season 2, Episode 6
7/24/2001: Tomb of Christ    Season 2, Episode 5
7/17/2001: Day of the Zulu    Season 2, Episode 4
7/10/2001: Death at Jamestown    Season 2, Episode 3
7/3/2001: Murder at Stonehenge    Season 2, Episode 2
6/26/2001: Witches' Curse    Season 2, Episode 1
5/23/2000: Catastrophe!    Season 1, Episode 2
5/17/2000: Cannibalism in the Canyon    Season 1, Episode 5
5/17/2000: What Happened to the Hindenburg?    Season 1, Episode 4
5/16/2000: The Lost Vikings    Season 1, Episode 3
5/15/2000: Catastrophe!    Season 1, Episode 1
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Premiered: May 15, 2000, on PBS
Rating: TV-PG
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Premise: Scientists seek to uncover celebrated mysteries of the past in this occasional British series.

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