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  • Description

    Kings Langley, Hertfordshire.

    Titles read: "Four Gold Train Collision - Fatal crash near Kings Langley" (super over shot of wreckage)

    WS. Steam Train engines, wagons, tenders, coal wagons piled up when four goods trains collided. A freight train and a milk train crashed and a few minutes later a goods train from London and a coal train joined the wreckage. LS. Workmen with shovels.

    LS Pan over the wreckage somewhere between Kings Langley and Nash Mills. WS. Pan over wreckage. LS. Man shovelling coal from one of the damaged wagons. LS. Pan over wagons piled up. WS. Men recovering sides of beef from the wreckage and placing them on a tarpaulin. WS. Pan over wreckage. WS. Pan along train wreckage.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/03/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    12346
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    831.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:01:31:00
    Canister:
    35/22
    Sort Number:
    35/022
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    British Train Disasters Accidents
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. patrick_smyth says

    This accident occurred on 13th March 1935.
    For more info see: http://www.railwaysarchive.co.uk/eventsummary.php?eventID=864

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