• Short Summary

    Rescue in Ontario, Canada, of men dug out of landfall in deep ditch

  • Description

    Woodstock, Ontario, Canada.

    Story about four people trapped by ditch caving in.

    SV. Men digging away fallen earth in trench (for super)

    SV. People looking on. Woman crying.

    SV. Carl Springstead buried up to neck in soil, being dug out by rescuers.

    SV. Rescuers looking down trench.

    MV. Basket litter being lowered pan to human chain pulling Springstead from earth. & SV. MV. Crowd looking on.

    SV. Springstead on litter being hauled to surface.

    SV. Two women looking on, one crying.

    SV. Another rescued man being borne to surface.

    SV. Rescuers looking on.

    SV. Padre in crowd.

    SV. Corpse of David Smart being hauled to surface.

    (Orig. F.G.) (Orig. 'D')

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    4.13
    Media URN:
    26716
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/04/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:11:00 / 01:42:00:00
    Canister:
    52/34

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