• Short Summary

    A massive train crash in France leads to many deaths.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Paris. Terrible Train Disaster. Hundreds of holidaymakers killed and injured in worst disaster in history of French railways."

    Paris, France.

    People look on at the terrible wreckage of a large train crash. Various shots of wrecked steam locomotive and railway carriages. Men work in between the ruined train to clear it up.

    Cu of man clearing up. Shots of abandoned clothing and luggage. A French policeman stands guard on the footplate of the loco. CU sign which reads: "Paris, Nancy, Strasbourg".

    More shots of men looking over the damaged train, possibly investigating the cause of the crash.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    741.35
    Media URN:
    6836
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/12/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:57:00 / 01:45:08:00
    Canister:
    33/104

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