• Short Summary

    Floodwaters unleashed by Hurricane Beth swept through Nova Scotia yesterday (Monday), washing out roads and causing damage to hundreds of homes and other property.

  • Description

    1.
    CU PAN Floods.
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    2.
    SV people in boats PAN TO flooding.
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    3.
    SV Tractor along road.
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    4.
    GV PAN Flooded homes in Dartmouth.
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    5.
    SV Flooding.
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    6.
    GV Cars through flooded street.
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    7.
    SV Woman walking through floods.
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    8.
    GV PAN Flooded streets.
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    9.
    GV Halifax flooded.
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    10.
    GV PAN People watching floods.
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    11.
    LV & SV Boats on flooded race course.
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    Background: Floodwaters unleashed by Hurricane Beth swept through Nova Scotia yesterday (Monday), washing out roads and causing damage to hundreds of homes and other property.

    At the town of Dartmouth, the Mayor claimed the flooding had reached disaster proportions. At least five-hundred homes have been flooded. Neighbouring Halifax, capital of the Canadian province, was also badly hit. Total damage is expected to run into millions of dollars.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4QOALT1CQQO986O22APM7AW3Z
    Media URN:
    VLVA4QOALT1CQQO986O22APM7AW3Z
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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