• Short Summary

    Crash scenes in Beauvais, France of the R101 Airship which crashed during its maiden overseas voyage on October 5th 1930, killing fourty eight people..

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION - First exclusive pictures of R101 Disaster
    FRANCE: Near Beauvais

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    Pan smouldering wreckage of R101 / Investigators at scene / Newspaper headline
    R101 Airship in flight / French ceremony honouring victims of tragedy

    FRANCE:
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    Boulogne bodies of R101 disaster conveyed home by British warship HMS Tempest / French Naval personnel bow heads as coffins pass by / Coffins loaded onto warship

    ENGLAND: London: Victoria
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    Nighshot Crowds watch vehicles transport coffins of R101 victims
    Background: Crash scenes in Beauvais, France of the R101 Airship which crashed during its maiden overseas voyage on October 5th 1930, killing fourty eight people..
    Return of victim's coffins to London.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADK178CW8AKSKG2HVXDXFE0EYR
    Media URN:
    VLVADK178CW8AKSKG2HVXDXFE0EYR
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1930
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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