• Short Summary

    Remains of a speeding train which ended up in the River Loire in France after a crash.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Oudon. Express train disaster. Paris-Nantes express train runs full speed into River Loire, owing to landslide due to recent heavy rains."

    Oudon, France.

    Shots of a wrecked steam train, partially submerged in the River Loire. People are standing on the wreckage inspecting the damage. A small boat is moored by a submerged carriage to assist in the inspection. A man in a diving suit can be seen just coming out of the water. More shots of the derailed carriages that remained on land after the crash. More shots of damaged train.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    751.03
    Media URN:
    8068
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    27/11/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:38:00 / 01:02:50:00
    Canister:
    30/52

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