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Fatal Train Wreck. Early Pictures of the Railway Disaster Which Resulted in a Heavy Loss of Life at Lytham

Series

Series Name
Gaumont Graphic

Issue

Issue No.
1422
Date Released
6 Nov 1924
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Aux Morts Des Allies. The Inauguration Ceremony of the Imposing Allied Memorial at Ghent Was Attended by King Albert
  2. 2The Closing of Wembley. In a Deluge of Rain the Curtain was Rung Down by the Prince of Wales on the Great Empire Exhibition of 1924.
  3. 3An Appalling Smash. in a Recent Speed Test in the USA Our Cameraman Secured This Sensational Picture
  4. 4The Chinese Rebellion. A Further Series of Pictures of General Feng Yu-Hsiang’s Troops
  5. 5Fatal Train Wreck. Early Pictures of the Railway Disaster Which Resulted in a Heavy Loss of Life at Lytham

Story

Story No. within this Issue
5 / 5
Summary
GV pan rubble and wreckage strewn about, people standing about. MLV damaged train. LV pan coaches on side. [SUBTITLE]: ALL THAT WAS LEFT OF THE SIGNAL BOX MLV men standing behind pile of timber. GV pan wrecked train. MLV burnt and damaged coach. LV severed coach on side.
Keywords
Accidents and disasters
Locations
England; Lytham
Library number GR
8017 neg 155ft
Length of story (in feet)
74

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Notes
British Pathe Ltd (qv) also handles the Reuters Historical Collection, which includes the British Paramount, Empire British, Gaumont Graphic and Gaumont British newsreels.
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