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  • Short Summary

    Scenes of damage at the site of a French railway crash.

  • Description

    Full Title reads: "France - 1932's first Railway Wreck - Many killed & injured in disastrous collision near Senlis."

    Senlis, France.

    High angle shot of wreckage on railway tracks. Men are looking at the mangled metal. Men examine smashed carriage. Different shot of the carriage showing torn seats and smashed windows. Shot of the whole of the smashed carriage. Various other shots of the damage to the carriage.

    A man inspects damage to what looks like it once was a signal box. The wheels of an overturned carriage. Men begin the clear up process.

    There appears to have been a shorter, silent version of this item in Gazette 1887. This is currently missing.

    Sound track missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    641.11
    Media URN:
    4618
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/01/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:52:00 / 01:14:39:00
    Canister:
    32/6

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