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Kings Cross fire disaster

Title
Kings Cross fire disaster
Genre
Interview
TX Date
19 Nov 1987
Year of production
1987
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Duration
00:03:04
Description
Report on the Kings Cross Underground fire referring to earlier Oxford Circus station fire. Including eyewitness account by Andy Crowan(?); Kings Cross station manager on investigating the fire, he was beaten back by the heat and smoke; John McMorrow of NUR on fears over asbestos in Tube tunnels. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
John McMorrow; Andy Crowan(?)
Keywords
Dangerous materials; London; Fires; Underground railway networks; Rail safety; Asbestos; Underground railway stations; London Regional Transport; Kings Cross Underground fire (1987); LRT

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