Floods At Morton - River Trent 1947

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    Floods at Morton - River Trent.

    L/S the Keadby lift bridge over River Trent opening. L/S and M/S Dutch pontoon crane being towed by three tugs. L/S Dutch pontoon and tugs passing under the Keadby lift bridge. M/S naval flag signaller operating on ship. L/S Dutch pontoon crane arrives at Morton. L/S general views of flooded areas. L/S of temporary wall sealing the Morton gap.

    Note: Cuts for 47/31.

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    British Pathé
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    Silent
    Media URN:
    66627
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2383.15
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    Black & White
    Duration
    00:04:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:37:00 / 01:46:50:00
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    UN 1733 A
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    UN 1733 A
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