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  • Description

    Item title reads - Home after dyke burst.

    Near Amsterdam, Holland.

    Various shots of people walking along street on the way back to their homes, they are pushing carts, prams and carrying suitcases. Library footage shows man in boat during floods, camera pans to flooded streets. M/S houses with flood water lapping round the windows and doors.

    The water has now been pumped back into the canal and people can return. They walk up to their houses. Interior M/S as woman enters her house, a mark on the wall shows where the flood water rose to, camera pans round to show the room with two rusty bicycles on the floor. M/S's of Prince Bernhard talking to flood victims, one woman is crying. Exterior M/S of shop, a man and woman can be seen cleaning through plate glass window. Interior of shop, the man and woman clean it up. M/S young man sweeping floor. M/S of the once flooded street.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/02/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    52354
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1664.26
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:10:00 / 01:45:04:00
    Canister:
    60/12
    Sort Number:
    60/012
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    floods
  • Stills

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

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