• Short Summary

    Rail crash in Kirby, Lancashire.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "LANCASHIRE"

    Several shots of a rail crash between two steam trains at Kirby station. Various carriages are crumpled and have broken windows. Twelve people hurt but none killed.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1021.39
    Media URN:
    20427
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/08/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:51:00 / 01:40:20:00
    Canister:
    39/69

Comments (1)

  1. patrick_smyth says

    This accident occurred on 25th August 1939.
    For more info see: http://www.railwaysarchive.co.uk/eventsummary.php?eventID=8594

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