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  • Short Summary

    Men try and repair the sea wall after giant waves have swept part of it away.

  • Description

    Item title reads - £30,000 sea havoc. Giant waves sweep away large portions of the esplanade. Sidmouth, Devon.

    M/S of the big hole in the sea wall with men digging at the rubble, M/S as they clear the debris near the beach. M/S as the sea washes through the hole. C/U of the sea splashing up over the side and in front of the camera, people stand back on the esplanade.

    Note: there is another version of this item in G 1156 on *PM0370*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    370.05
    Media URN:
    24814
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:52:00 / 01:07:45:00
    Canister:
    G 1156

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