RefNoPOL/3/1
TitleSheffield Wednesday Football Club CCTV footage
DescriptionThese recordings are the CCTV footage from Sheffield Wednesday Football Club's cameras at Hillsborough Stadium. Each camera has been given a RJH reference number by West Midlands Police from the initials of the Club's video technician, Roger Houldsworth.

There are 16? cameras located throughout the stadium. A plan of this can be found at POL/9/1/D155. However there are only RJH/1-14 .The tapes were kept at Sheffield Wednesday Football Club the Night of the tragedy in which 2 tapes (covering the back of Leppings Lane and the concourse facing the turnstiles?-check) were stolen from the Club's safe before being handed over to the South Yorkshire Police following the tragedy.

The original VHS recordings were copied onto U-Matic tapes by West Midlands Police which were subsequently used to create full and working VHS copies during the police investigation. The U-Matics were deposited at the York Film and Sound Archive. The working copies are (POL/3/1/15-29).

The original VHS recordings RJH/1-14 have been digitised (POLl/3/1/1-14).
DateApril 1989
Extent29 items
AccessStatusRestricted
LevelSubSeries
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