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Clapham Rail Disaster

Title
Clapham Rail Disaster
Transmission details
12 Dec 1988 at 11:00
Description
A special report about today’s tragedy [12-12-1988] at the Clapham Junction, London. A crash between three trains, one of them left Bournemouth this morning at 5 minutes to 7 o clock crouded with people. This appalling tragedy left 29 dead and 170 injured at the moment, but casualty figures will change until the end of this investigation. See cue sheet for CD track details. [Box 1]
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Notes
Tape contains various inserts edited continuously; CD has been tracked per cue sheet. NB repeats across tracks. Timings differ from cue sheet. Tascam used because of tape handling problems. Track 5- left channel only; Track 8- interference from overdub; Track 11 - some repeats of track 8; ? tracks 14 and 16 are same voice. ? track 21 and 22 are same voice. Track 24 is possible addition to trks 8 and 11; Track 27 differs from cue sheet listing.
Misc. notes
27 Tracks; 2:48 Track 2; 1:03 Track 3; 2:30 Track 4; 2:06 Track 5; 0:40 Track 6; 0:35 Track 7; 4:18 Track 8; 0:27 Track 9; 0:26 Track 10; 4:02 Track 11; 0:43 Track 12; 0:46 Track 13; 0:39 Track 14; 0:34 Track 15; 0:26 Track 16; 1:12 Track 17; 1:09 Track 18; 0:29 Track 19; 0:33 Track 20; 0:50 Track 21; 0:23 Track 22; 1:25 Track 23; 0:28 Track 24; 0:38 Track 25; 0:53 Track 26; 2:00 Track 27; Speed:- 7.5ips
Production company
2CR
Extent
1 tape

Credits

Presenter
Chris Kelly; Douglas Cameron; Sue Denny
Series Producer
Sue Denny

Record Stats

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