• Short Summary

    Teams at work to rescue survivors at site of horrific train crash at Castle Cary.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Scottish train disaster".

    Castle Cary, Scotland.

    35 killed in railway crash. Various shots of crash site. Rescue teams work to save survivors and salvage the bodies of the dead from the wreck. Rescuers use shovels and cranes to clear the debris from mangled carriages. Crash was caused by bad weather conditions - we can still see snow covering the railway sidings.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    947.02
    Media URN:
    15836
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/12/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:15:00 / 01:01:58:00
    Canister:
    37/99

Comments (1)

  1. patrick_smyth says

    This accident occurred on 10th December 1937.
    For more info see: http://www.railwaysarchive.co.uk/eventsummary.php?eventID=104

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