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    Toronto, Canada.

    Title: "Canada's Worst Blizzard for many years ... Mighty Snow Ploughs out to clear mountainous snow drifts".

    Scenic L/S of half frozen, snow covered Niagara Falls, the picture has a gilt frame super imposed over the top of it.

    Intertitle: "King Winter's most glorious gem ... frozen Niagara Falls (seen from the Canadian side)."

    Point of view shot from the back of a train travelling through snowy countryside. M/S of a steam engine coming towards the camera, the snow plough at the front cuts through enormous drifts, sending up a flurry if snow. High angled L/S of Niagara falls, in the foreground a group of people admire the falls from a viewing platform, one man has a camera on a tripod. Scenic L/S of the falls, tilt down to show snow covered rocks.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/02/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    25590
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    454.35
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:45:00 / 01:52:10:00
    Canister:
    G 1271
    Sort Number:
    G 1271
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    Categories
    Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Niagrara Falls Stunts Blizzard Canada Extreme Weather
  • Stills

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

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