• Short Summary

    Train crash in Louvain, Belgium - 19 people died.

  • Description

    Louvain, Belgium.

    LV. Wrecked coaches of a train crashed in Louvain hanging down embankment, & SV. SV. Piled up coaches, & CU. resting on huge lump of masonry. SV. Injured man carried on stretcher, & SCU. SV. Pan, ladder propped up against piled up wreckage, & SCU. SV. Pan, bodies being carried from wreckage. LV. Piled up coaches. SV. Wrecked coach. SV. Rescue workers looking at coach on its side. SV. Pan, injured man on stretcher being carried away. SCU. Man being lifted into ambulance. LV. Piled up wreckage SV. Coach on top of wreckage. GV. Rescue workers around wreckage. Most of the passengers were German football supporters returning from the Wembley match between Germany and England.

    (F.G.) (Orig 'C')

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    489.10
    Media URN:
    26075
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/12/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:15:00 / 01:27:17:00
    Canister:
    54/95

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