• Short Summary

    Scenes of a horrific train crash over the Custer Creek River in Montana.

  • Description

    Montana, United States of America.

    Various shots of a wrecked train that crashed after a bridge over the Custer Creek River was swept away by the flood waters beneath. Numerous train carriages lie in piles; the steam engine is twisted out of shape.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    971.47
    Media URN:
    17318
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/06/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:30:00 / 01:43:59:00
    Canister:
    38/52

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The incident occurred on June 19th 1938, and resulted in 47 fatalities.

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