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    General Strike.

    Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear.

    Title: "Scottish Express Wrecked during early days of Strike".

    M/S of a policeman walking in front of a carriage with smashed windows. M/S of an upside down carriage. L/S of a steam engine and coal wagon on their side, a policeman walks inspects the wreck from a field in front of the tracks. M/S of the side of a carriage; the entire door and window frames have been pulled off, revealing the padded seating compartment. Various shots of the smashed up carriages, some policemen look through one of the windows. C/U looking down the narrow corridor next to the compartments inside a carriage; torn curtains flap in the breeze coming through the broken windows.

    After several seconds of white spacing, out takes / cuts start at 01:45:34. Shots are same or similar to those in the edited story.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/05/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    25763
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    496.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:28:00 / 01:47:10:00
    Canister:
    G 1295
    Sort Number:
    G 1295
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    Categories
    Religion & Politics
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    1926 General Strike LS - Strikes / General Strike 1926 Flying Scotsman 1 available light - flying scotsman
  • Stills

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

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