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  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    Old houses are demolished and new ones built to make way for the Serre Poncon Dam.

    LS Looking across lake at the village of Savines. MS The church of Savines. LS of the houses along the edge of the lake. LS as the houses are blown up. MS of the priest as he holds the iron cross retrieved from the old church and which will be placed on the new church. LS of the new church - very modern design. Various shots of the new village which is now called Savines-the-lake, showing very modern buildings and houses. Elevated shots of the old village now nearly covered by water.

    (F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 08/05/1961.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    86419
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3032.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:52:00 / 01:21:23:00
    Canister:
    UN 3494 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 3494 D
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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