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    No title. Train derailment at Didcot, Berkshire*.

    L/S crash site: coaches lying on their side beside tracks. Pan ditto. L/S single coach lying on its side. C/U cushions from coach seats lying beside the track. C/U pan twisted track. M/S welder at work on wrecked track. L/S crane lifting one of the carriages. Panning shot carriage showing the torn side. Panning L/S ditto. L/S as carriage is lifted.

    One person was killed in crash - Zeim Krashah, daughter of Jordanian politician.

    * this is county given in commentary but according to gazetteer Didcot is in Oxfordshire.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/10/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    56432
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2043.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:43:00 / 01:02:26:00
    Canister:
    67/79
    Sort Number:
    67/079
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    Categories
    Science & Technology Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    Train Tracks Shots
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. patrick_smyth says

    This was the accident at Foxhall Junction, Didcot on 27th September 1967.
    For more info see: http://www.railwaysarchive.co.uk/eventsummary.php?eventID=678

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