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    Sutton Coldfield, England: Wreckage of train burning at night. Closer V Ditto. GV Wreckage. GV Smashed train. CU Wreckage. SV Man standing by wrecked train. GTV Medical work going on. GV & SV Wrecked train at night. GV & Closer V Ditto, with people around.



    Day--SV & CU Woman serving tea to women. GV Wreckage still smouldering in daylight. SV Policeman by carriage completely overturned. CU Wreckage smouldering. GV Wreckage on side. Closer V Ditto. CU Wrecked wheels. CU Doors torn out. GV People around carriage with crane trying to move same. SV Salvage work going on, with man using oxy-acetylene apparatus. CU Feet walking over wrecked railway lines. GV Smashed train smouldering. GV Salvage work showing oxy-acetylene apparatus.CU Man walks past wreckage. CU Sign 'SUTTON COLDFIELD' GV Signal Box. CU Ditto, showing name 'SUTTON COLDFIELD' GV Wrecked carriages.



    CU Salvage men trying to clear wreckage. GV Crane trying to lift section of wreckage. Closer V Ditto. SV Men working oxy-acetylene apparatus. GV Pan Crane trying to lift wreckage.



    Railways; Disasters and Accidents




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    FARMER
    Sutton Coldfield

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    Film ID:
    VLVABN293Q59MZ5OD1WDFBTQW7UDZ
    Media URN:
    VLVABN293Q59MZ5OD1WDFBTQW7UDZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/01/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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