York Sheffield Express Train Smash & Cuts 1926

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    Full title reads: "York - Sheffield express train smash. 9 killed and many injured in disastrous wreath near Rotherham".

    South Yorkshire.

    Various M/Ss of smashed up railway carriage, a crowd of curious onlookers stand in foreground. Some onlookers haul themselves onto the wreck to have a closer look.

    Cuts / out takes start at 01:43:42. Shots same or similar to those in edited bit of item.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/11/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    26439
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    656.18
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:43:00 / 01:44:48:00
    Canister:
    G 1348
    Sort Number:
    G 1348
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  • This seems to be the aftermath of the accident at Parkgate & Rawmarsh on 19th November 1926.
    For more info see: http://www.railwaysarchive.co.uk/eventsummary.php?eventID=1108

    patrick_smyth 6th Aug 2013

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