Express Train Smash (1933)

  • Description

    Near Carlisle. Express Train Smash. London-Edinburgh flier crashes into goods train ... fortunately - casualties were slight. Carlisle, Cumbria. Pan along railway tracks showing derailed and damaged carriages. As the pan continues we see the derailed steam locomotive. The other train involved in the collision is also there in the background. People are walking along looking at the wreckage. Closer shots of wrecked carriages. A large crane can be seen, helping to move debris. FILM ID:731.03 A VIDEO FROM BRITISH PATHÉ. EXPLORE OUR ONLINE CHANNEL, BRITISH PATHÉ TV. IT'S FULL OF GREAT DOCUMENTARIES, FASCINATING INTERVIEWS, AND CLASSIC MOVIES. FOR LICENSING ENQUIRIES VISIT
  • Owner

    British Pathé
  • Source

    Youtube (Youtube)
  • License

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  • Further information

    Resource type: Video
    Last modified: 3 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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