• Short Summary

    A train crash in London kills 5 when an Express hits a local train to Alton.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Wimbledon. Fatal Train Collision. 5 killed and many injured as Southampton express crashes into 'local' near Raynes Park."

    Wimbledon, London.

    Shots of smashed railway carriage. Sign on door reads: "Alton".

    Pan along smashed carriages of the Alton train.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    707.22
    Media URN:
    6185
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/05/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:23:00 / 01:30:28:00
    Canister:
    33/43

Comments (1)

  1. patrick_smyth says

    This accident occurred on 25th May 1933.
    For more info see: http://www.railwaysarchive.co.uk/eventsummary.php?eventID=99

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