• Short Summary

    Britannia aircraft crashes near Bristol.

  • Description

    Bristol, Avon.

    LV. Pan, Britannia aircraft taking off and going away into back view. SV. Interior, Captain and co-pilot at the controls. CU. Two turbo prop engines during flight. LV. Interior, passengers being served with drinks. SV. Interior, barman pouring drinks onboard Britannia. SV. Passengers drinking.

    GV. Housing estate at Bristol where Britannia crashed, showing wreckage in foreground of outskirts of wood. LV. Row of damaged houses with holes in the roofs, broken windows, pitted walls and wreckage strewn about gardens. Men up ladders at three of the houses replacing tiles on the roofs. SV. Rabbit in hutch in the middle of wreckage. LV. Torn trees where Britannia fell through them. SV. Building with end smashed in. LV. Wreckage of airliner lying amongst trees. SV. Pan, mass of tangled wreckage.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1505.05
    Media URN:
    49044
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/11/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:58:00 / 01:25:49:00
    Canister:
    57/91

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