• Short Summary

    Shots of the wreckage of a plane which crashed killing 17 members of the R.A.F.

  • Description

    Aldbury, Hertfordshire.

    GV. Plane wreckage in snow. SV. Wrecked tail unit. SV. Search party turning over football jerseys, boots, etc. SCU. Football. boot. SCU. Rugby ball, R.A.F. Cap,etc. CU. Rugby ball. SCU. Burnt cap on tree. SCU. R.A.F. personnel turning over wreckage. LV. SV. R.A.F. types from Bovingdon standing by tent. GV. Direction from which plane came. SV. Wreckage strewn near cottage. SV. Experts looking at wreckage (fuselage etc. embedded in tree). CU. Section of fuselage imbedded in tree. SV. CU. Half of engine in tree. LV. Searching wreckage. SCU. Wrecked fuselage. SV. Experts studying scene. SV. LV. Fuselage.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    136.04
    Media URN:
    29105
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/01/1954
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:42:00 / 01:04:53:00
    Canister:
    54/4

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The crash occurred on 6th January 1951. The aircraft involved was a Vickers Valetta training plane.

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