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  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    Title reads: "More Than 600 Die In Japan's Double Disaster". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    Japan.

    GV Over roof tops of Japanese town of Omuta. GV Pit head of disaster mine. VS At pit head showing Japanese miners, the small train comes out of mine and in the coal trucks are bodies, covered up. VS Coffins placed about over the floor of large hall, people sit by some of the coffins weeping.

    VS Day and night of the twisted carriages and wrecked train, a result of a train crash in Northern Japan, which killed 162 persons. Bodies are seen being got out by rescuers.

    (Comb. F.G.) Old record suggests that material dates from around 13/11/1963.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    88373
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3137.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:27:00 / 01:09:58:00
    Canister:
    UN 3827 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 3827 E
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Trade & Industry Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    1960s Japan
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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