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  • Description

    Item title reads - A city dies.

    Agadir, Morocco. Africa.

    Various shots of smashed buildings and debris showing complete devastation of Agadir by an earthquake. Various shots of collapsed buildings and rubble. Various shots of cracks in the earth. Various shots of rescue workers digging amongst the debris. M/S child's rocking horse in the rubble. M/S other possessions like books and records. M/S bodies being laid out on the roadside. M/S Saada Hotel in ruins. Various shots of the town in ruins. M/S's of crushed cars. M/S's of cracked walls. M/S donkeys on hill with ruins in background. Various shots of people digging in debris. M/S child standing in the ruins. Various shots as the rescue work goes on. Various shots of homeless people amongst the debris.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/03/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    52408
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1668.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:32:00 / 01:22:23:00
    Canister:
    60/20
    Sort Number:
    60/020
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    Moroccan earthquake 1960 Morocco 1930s - 1940s
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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