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  • Description

    Title missing, paperwork reads - Menace by floods. Sinking bridge in Wiltshire.

    Wiltshire and Berkshire.

    Intertitle - 'Danger'.

    M/S of a man wading through water. M/S as lorries and cars drive through the water at Eton. M/S of people standing on steps in Maidenhead. M/S as a man pulls a cart through the water and a car drives along. People walk across makeshift bridges, boys and girls fish from their gardens.

    M/S as people are carried along and down from a cart. M/S as a little boy pedals his tricycle determinedly through the water. L/S of a house called 'Lakeside' surrounded by water. M/S of bridge at Wiltshire which has cracked in the middle. Various shots showing how it has cracked and split, it has also been sinking at 1 inch per hour. M/S of men trying to shore it up.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/01/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    12173
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    851.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:44:00 / 01:18:59:00
    Canister:
    36/2
    Sort Number:
    36/002
  • Stills

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

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