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  • Description

    The Scottish - London express is wrecked near Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland.

    LS Aerial view of the wreck.

    MS station of Goswick showing the name marked, panning along the railway line to the battered, derailed coaches,

    CU Pan of the buried engine.

    CU Various shots of buckled coaches, twisted girders and pathetic remnants of passengers clothing and belongings.

    MS Breakdown gangs at work.

    MS more shots of the damaged train and coaches.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/10/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    41285
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1195.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:07:00 / 01:49:10:00
    Canister:
    47/87
    Sort Number:
    47/087
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    Categories
    Science & Technology Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    Tyne
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. patrick_smyth says

    This accident occurred on 26th October 1947.
    For more info see: http://www.railwaysarchive.co.uk/eventsummary.php?eventID=717

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