• Short Summary

    Argonaut aircraft crashes at Stockport, Lancashire killing 69 holidaymakers.

  • Description

    Stockport, Lancashire.

    GV. Scene of crash showing tail of aircraft sticking up - a Canadair C-4 Argonaut aircraft crashed at Stockport killing 69 holidaymakers. SV. The tail of the aircraft on waste land. CU. Wrecked car. Pan over wreckage of cars and plane. Closer shot of the tail of the plane showing the marking 'Canadair Four.' Pan to Board of Trade officials looking at the scene of crash. SV. Board of Trade officials. GV. Wrecked tail section with buildings in background. GV. Large block of buildings near the scene of the crash. CU. Board reading 'Stockport Infirmary'. GV. Infirmary, quite near to the scene of the crash. AS. The infirmary. GV. Roadway showing crowd of people. Pan to show tail of aircraft sticking up beside roadway and wrecked building. CU. Tail of plane. Pan to rubble. CU. Rubble, pan to tail. GV. Buildings in the area which have been hit. Pan to fire engine. SV. Tail section, pan to general view of wreckage.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2009.38
    Media URN:
    55927
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/06/1967
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:54:00 / 01:52:03:00
    Canister:
    67/46

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The crash occurred on 4 June 1967.

    The aircraft involved was a Canadair C-4 Argonaut.

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  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks.

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