Railway accident, Ais Gill, Cumbria.
Pan over area, a few men standing on or by tracks; some wreckage on hillside; but most is covered by large tarpaulins spread over it in a long line.
Locomotive pulling train appears at top left corner approaching on the track. Stops on track at...
Workmen rush to clear landslide debris off main line railway track.
The remains of a train are unrecognisable after an explosion caused by escaping gas and petrol. 14 people died.
Material relating to the newsreel story "Manchester Railway Disaster (aka Train Crash)" - 53/63.
The Reggio Calabria region of Southern Italy is devastated by floods
Material relating to newsreel story "Italian Floods Kill 100" - 53/84
Bridges are washed away and floods devastate part of South-East France.
Tourists are stranded as floods and landslides wreak havoc in the Austrian Tyrol.