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  • Short Summary

    Officers inspect wreckage from ammunition explosion on freight train.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Cairn Ryan Military Port - exact location unknown, could be Scotland.

    Various shots of army officers looking at explosion site: ammunition on board rail wagon was accidentally detonated. Site is next to sea / lake. Boxes of unexploded ammunition still stacked in wagon. Officers look at remnants of exploded ammo. Various shots ship (tank landing craft?) beside quay. Ship is loaded with crates - more ammunition. White ensign is flying at half mast.

    Date on old record is 01/07/1946.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2098.16
    Media URN:
    62982
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:25:00 / 01:36:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 1471 J

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