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  • Short Summary

    A busy train crashes to its doom when a bridge collapses after storm damage.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "America. Terrible train disaster. The Golden State Ltd. famous American 'Flyer' - plunges to destruction into gulch through storm-weakened trestle. 48 were killed and injured."

    United States of America (USA).

    Aerial views of collapsed bridge with wreckage of crash steam train in the gorge below.

    Various shots of damaged locomotive and carriages smashed in fall from bridge.

    A mechanical crane is used to move some of the coaches.

    More shots of smashed train.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    731.22
    Media URN:
    6609
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/09/1933
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:21:00 / 01:32:16:00
    Canister:
    33/73

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