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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story 'Rail Crash Rescue Work Continues' - 52/83.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story 'Rail Crash Rescue Work Continues' - 52/83.

    Material for Newsreel Story - some good extra shots. Some scratches.

    Harrow & Wealdstone, London.

    Various scenes of rescuers clearing debris. American airmen are among those helping. Medical supplies are brought in. CU station sign - "Harrow & Wealdstone". Transport minister Alan Lennox-Boyd comes to seem for himself one of the worst railway disasters in British history.

    (Mute. Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    34.17
    Media URN:
    27566
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:35:00 / 01:45:04:00
    Canister:
    52/83 B (Selected Originals)

Comments (1)

  1. patrick_smyth says

    This accident occurred on 8th October 1952.
    For more info see: http://www.railwaysarchive.co.uk/eventsummary.php?eventID=108

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