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  • Short Summary

    Many men help to clear the railway line after a landslide has blocked the way in Wales.

  • Description

    Item title reads - A lucky escape. Thousands of tons of rock and earth fall and block line just after passenger train had passed. Aberbeeg, Wales.

    L/S of the landslide over the track. L/S of people digging the earth from the track, the camera pans across the line of men. L/S as it pans up from them to the people stood at the top of the hill. M/S of the men digging again.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    374.16
    Media URN:
    24875
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/02/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:07:00 / 01:40:02:00
    Canister:
    G 1164

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