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  • Short Summary

    People from the Isle of Sheppey have to find alternative means of getting across the water when the King's Ferry Bridge is wrecked by a collision. Kent.

  • Description

    Item title reads - 30,000 "marooned" by collision. Population of Sheppey are now really Islanders owing to wrecking of King's Ferry Bridge. Isle of Sheppey, Kent.

    L/S of people climbing into train carriages. M/S of the middle of the bridge which has been destroyed leaving a big gap over the water. M/S of people getting into a small rowing boat, a man pushes them away from the side, it looks very low at the back.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    294.02
    Media URN:
    23773
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/12/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:58:00 / 01:01:35:00
    Canister:
    G 939

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