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  • Short Summary

    The driver of an electric train dies when it hits a steam loco in London.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    The driver of an electric train dies when it hits a steam loco in London.

    London.

    Elevated LS Ambulance and fire waiting in Hercules Road, Lambeth, pan back to wreckage of trains. Various shots of wreckage. LS People looking from their flats. LS of the crash from roof of flats. Various shots of the wreckage. LSs as the steam engine is pulled apart from electric train.

    (Orig. neg) Old record suggests material dates from around 11/04/1961.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3032.20
    Media URN:
    86432
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:03:00 / 01:49:54:00
    Canister:
    UN 3496 E

Comments (1)

  1. patrick_smyth says

    I believe this is the aftermath of the accident at Waterloo on 11th April 1961.
    For more info see: http://www.railwaysarchive.co.uk/eventsummary.php?eventID=1403

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