• Short Summary

    Scenes of devastation in Blackpool caused by storms and a gale with winds in excess of 80 mph.

  • Description

    SLATE CARD INFORMATION: The Great Gale

    ENGLAND: Lancashire: Blackpool:
    EXT
    Various of piers and promenade damaged in storms

    SLATE: At Fleetwood, six people lost their lives and damage estimated at ????250,000 was caused by the floods

    Men rowing boat along through floodwater with partially submerged buildings in the background / Men with rowing boats in floodwater / Man sailing barge along past partially submerged houses
    Background: Scenes of devastation in Blackpool caused by storms and a gale with winds in excess of 80 mph.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA83ZNGIFW3MU0MLI26O3WA5HM9
    Media URN:
    VLVA83ZNGIFW3MU0MLI26O3WA5HM9
    Group:
    Reuters - Empire News Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/11/1928
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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