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    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    An undersea earthquake which caused a ten foot high tidal wave causes widespread devastation in Japan.

    LS view of the destruction showing flooded areas. VS of damage and ruins. MS people sitting by fire amidst ruins. LS wrecked houses, showing a string of washing on a line. LS & MS A line of young boys carrying spades march to help with rescue work. MS a woman runs along, carrying a baby on her back. MS A family push a cart full of goods back to their home. MS Two men walking down a street, littered with wreckage, carrying baskets of goods, slung yoke fashion over their shoulders.

    Possibly connected with 47/3 - MD

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    81000
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1510.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:45:00 / 01:17:44:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 003 B
    Sort Number:
    UNSO 003 B
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Japanese Earthquakes
  • Stills

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

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