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    SWISS AVALANCHE DISASTER - 100 DEAD.

    Switzerland & Austria.

    GV. Pan mountainside to snow covered village. SV. Pan rescuers at work outside houses. SCU. Wrecked house. SV. Wrecked stove in house. GV. SV. Pan rescuers at work digging to reach buried houses. SV. Men working roof of house. STV. Body being carried away on stretcher. SV. Pan snow covered farm houses. CU. 81 year old farmer type talking to rescuers. SV. Farm workers hauling dead cow from underneath snow. CU. Cow being hauled away. GV. Pan, showing village almost covered by avalanche. SV. Half buried cottage. SCU. Int. children at bedside, pan to injured mother. CU. Injured mother. SV. Snow plough at work. SV. Rescuer workers digging away snow from bank. CU. Man being rescued from snow. SV. Rescue man being placed on helicopter. SV. Helicopter blades turning. LV. Helicopter taking off amongst snow. CU. Rescue man watching. GV. Half buried village by avalanche.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/01/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    29120
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    136.19
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:05:00 / 01:34:25:00
    Canister:
    54/6
    Sort Number:
    54/006
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    Science & Technology
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  • Stills

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

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