1932's First Railway Wreck 1932

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    Full Title reads: "France - 1932's first Railway Wreck - Many killed & injured in disastrous collision near Senlis."

    Senlis, France.

    High angle shot of wreckage on railway tracks. Men are looking at the mangled metal. Men examine smashed carriage. Different shot of the carriage showing torn seats and smashed windows. Shot of the whole of the smashed carriage. Various other shots of the damage to the carriage.

    A man inspects damage to what looks like it once was a signal box. The wheels of an overturned carriage. Men begin the clear up process.

    There appears to have been a shorter, silent version of this item in Gazette 1887. This is currently missing.

    Sound track missing.

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    Cataloguer:
    Mark
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    4618
    Sort Number:
    32/006
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:52:00 / 01:14:39:00
    Canister:
    32/6
    Film ID:
    641.11
    Issue Date:
    21/01/1932
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