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  • Short Summary

    Wreckage of train crash at Gidea Park. Essex.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Aftermath of train crash, Gidea Park. The Peterborough Express collides with a stationary train in a dense fog. 5 people were killed and 43 injured. Essex.

    Various shots wreckage littering the side of the line. LS an overturned coach. Various shots damage caused to Gidea Park station.

    CU a walking stick hanging over a seat in wrecked coach. Various shots of the wreckage.

    Cuts for 47/2.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2343.12
    Media URN:
    66217
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:56:00 / 01:41:59:00
    Canister:
    UN 1678 G

Comments (1)

  1. patrick_smyth says

    The accident occurred on 2nd January 1947.
    For more info see: http://www.railwaysarchive.co.uk/eventsummary.php?eventID=694

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