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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Paris. Terrible Train Disaster. Hundreds of holidaymakers killed and injured in worst disaster in history of French railways."

    Paris, France.

    People look on at the terrible wreckage of a large train crash. Various shots of wrecked steam locomotive and railway carriages. Men work in between the ruined train to clear it up.

    Cu of man clearing up. Shots of abandoned clothing and luggage. A French policeman stands guard on the footplate of the loco. CU sign which reads: "Paris, Nancy, Strasbourg".

    More shots of men looking over the damaged train, possibly investigating the cause of the crash.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/12/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    6836
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    741.35
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:57:00 / 01:45:08:00
    Canister:
    33/104
    Sort Number:
    33/104
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
  • Stills

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

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