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  • Short Summary

    Footage showing the upturned engine and tender of a train after they have fallen onto a road.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Remarkable railway accident. Engine and tender topple over bridge into road. Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear.

    M/S of the carriages on the track, the camera pans across them. M/S of the upturned engine and tender on the road, people watch from the bridge. M/S of the top of the engine upside down, it is all smashed up.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    324.37
    Media URN:
    24140
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/12/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:20:00 / 01:45:03:00
    Canister:
    G 1043

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  1. Unknown user says

    This is the aftermath of the accident at South Gosforth East Junction on 18th December 1923.
    The driver and fireman were killed.
    For more info see: http://www.railwaysarchive.co.uk/eventsummary.php?eventID=1258

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