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    Full titles: "London's Flood Peril - Abnormal high tide causes Thames to rise within 18 inches of top of river wall!"

    London.

    L/S of a tug moving along the River Thames. M/S of men working to reinforce the river wall with wooden planks and sand shovelled from wheelbarrows. M/S of a tug pulling two barges along - the water level does look very high; a young boy watches from the bank. M/S of the reinforcements against the river wall, cordoned off from the pavement with a stretch of wire.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/10/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    35136
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    746.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:30:00 / 01:03:18:00
    Canister:
    G 1543
    Sort Number:
    G 1543
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    Categories
    Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    London tragedies (London) Thames flood Pre-WW2 Barges
  • Stills

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

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