• Short Summary

    Foggy conditions caused a collision between two passenger trains on a viaduct 150 feet above the town of Stockport, which resulted in four deaths and many more injuries

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Railway Disaster in the Fog

    ENGLAND: Greater Manchester: Cheshire: Stockport:
    EXT

    CRASHES - TRAIN Two trains crash on viaduct above town. Four killed. Shots of wrecked carriages, trains etc

    RAILWAYS Two trains crash on viaduct in fog above town Four killed shots of the damage, wrecked carriages etc.

    Disasters and Accidents; Railways; Weather

    fatalities, railroad, transportation, passengers
    Background: Foggy conditions caused a collision between two passenger trains on a viaduct 150 feet above the town of Stockport, which resulted in four deaths and many more injuries

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4Y9EHQBMVYNVQ999F4V971FQC
    Media URN:
    VLVA4Y9EHQBMVYNVQ999F4V971FQC
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/12/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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