Terrible Rail Disaster 1935

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Title reads: "Terrible Rail Disaster at Welwyn Garden City".

Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire.

Various shots of massive railway crash. Broken carriages are strewn across the tracks. Workmen attempt to clear the debris. Two steam trains crashed just near the station. Nearly 70 people...

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Cataloguer:
Mark
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
sound
Media URN:
85002
Sort Number:
UNI GAZ 021
Time in/Out:
01:43:59:00 / 01:45:00:00
Canister:
UNI GAZ ROLL 21
Film ID:
2957.40
Issue Date:
1935

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  • The crash occurred on 15 June 1935, enabling you to reduce the clip's current date range of 1930-39. In all 13 people were killed and 85 injured.

    jamied 16th May 2012
  • Thanks! Much appreciated.

    British Pathé 10th Aug 2012
  • For more info see: http://www.railwaysarchive.co.uk/eventsummary.php?eventID=102

    patrick_smyth 6th Aug 2013

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