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  • Description

    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unknown / unclear.

    Cuts from newsreel 48/67 - floods in north of England - Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland.

    M/Ss of floods swirling past camera. Various shots of flooded areas - countryside, railway embankment holding back floods, railway sleepers, railway bridge swept away by floods.

    General view of inside of wrecked blanket mill. M/S of house with outside wall swept away. L/S ship which has been beached by the flood water. Man shovelling mud away from door of house. Men loading furniture onto trailers or lorries.

    L/S of railway lines over flooded area. C/U of railway line with river flowing below. L/S of water rushing past farm house. L/S of railway bridge with supports swept away. M/S of women washing cups outside in a river. General views of flooded countryside.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:20:00 / 01:42:46:00
    UN 1990 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 1990 D
  • Appears in...

    Andrew 45-48
  • Stills

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

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