• Short Summary

    A 10 ton lorry smashes into the front of Barclays Bank in Gateshead.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Gateshead. Luck! Ten-ton lorry 'breaks the bank' - after wild career of a mile out of control - and not a soul injured!"

    Gateshead, Tyne and Wear.

    Tilt down frontage of smashed Barclays Bank. A large lorry is sticking out of the frontage where it crashed. Various shots of the lorry and the damage to the Bank. Policemen examine the scene.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    707.34
    Media URN:
    6197
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    05/06/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:27:00 / 01:57:20:00
    Canister:
    33/45

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Tilt down frontage of smashed Barclays Bank." - the bank was on West Street, Gateshead.

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