Bere Ferrers village, Devonshire, World War I

Bere Ferrers village, Devonshire, World War I
Date
[ca 1918]
Ref
1/2-013937-G
Description

A general view from the waterfront of the Devonshire village of Bere Ferrers where a number of New Zealand soldiers were killed in an accident at the railway station during World War I. Photograph taken by Thomas Frederick Scales.

Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom left - UK146

Ten New Zealand soldiers died as a result of an accident on 24 September 1917 at Bere Ferrers station when, alighting from a stationary train, they were hit by an oncoming express train.

Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).

Physical Description: Dry plate glass negative 4 x 5 inches

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Part of
Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 / Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918: UK Series negatives
Format
1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Dry plate glass negative 4 x 5 inches, Orientation: Horizontal image
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