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  • Short Summary

    Train crash at Paddock Wood, Kent.

  • Description

    Paddock Wood, Kent.

    Various shots of diesel train being towed away from crash and truck removed by crane. MS. Rescue workers working on twisted lines after the railway crash at Paddock Wood. Various shots of crash area of workmen and cranes working on the twisted wreckage. CU. sign 'Paddock Wood', pan up to show the station. LS. Crash area, debris everywhere. LS. People getting on to bus to be transported to Tonbridge Station. Various shots of mobile crane moving wreckage and welders cutting through twisted metal.

    (Orig. Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 08/12/1961.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2609.28
    Media URN:
    70169
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:29:00 / 01:59:05:00
    Canister:
    UN 3563 G

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The locomotive seen in this footage is British Rail Class 33 loco number D6506.

    The date of the incident featured here was 8th December 1961.

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