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  • Short Summary

    Derailed coal trucks cause a lot of damage but luckily no one is injured. Wales.

  • Description

    Item title reads - A lucky escape - 5 fully loaded coal trucks break loose causing considerable damage but no casualties. Porth, Wales.

    L/S of the wreckage of the coal trucks with men trying to clear them, the camera pans across the trucks and people watching in the background. M/S of the trucks, some are smashed and on their side. Various shots of the coal trucks and men working to clear the line. L/S of the houses behind the wreckage with people watching from the side.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    396.05
    Media URN:
    25160
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/05/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:32:00 / 01:11:58:00
    Canister:
    G 1189

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