Croydon Air Crash 1938

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Croydon, London.

Various shots of the scene of the crash of a small private de Havilland DH.84 Dragon aeroplane near Croydon (London) Airport. It flew into telegraph wires and came down on a railway embankment. A man works to fix the wires...

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Cataloguer:
Sarah
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
sound
Media URN:
16352
Sort Number:
38/017
Time in/Out:
01:44:38:00 / 01:45:15:00
Canister:
38/17
Film ID:
955.57
Issue Date:
28/02/1938

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  • The crash occurred on 26 February 1938.

    The plane involved was a de Havilland DH.84 Dragon, Reg. No. VH-UZX.

    jamied 14th Mar 2012
  • Shame the soundtrack is missing for this.

    British Pathé 11th May 2012

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