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  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Aftermath of floods near Warsaw, Poland.

    Polish farmers return to their homes as the floods subside. Various shots lorry driving along a flooded road. General view of mud left behind when the flood subsided. CU damaged farm buildings. CU peasants, carrying children and possessions, trudging through the mud back to their farm, they seem resigned to their troubles. CU bare feet squelching in the mud. CU woman carrying a baby, supported in a blanket slung round her neck. LS families on a raft. They walk along the river bank with their animals and enter their devastated homes. They immediately set to work to clear up the mess and repair their damaged homes. One man salvages potatoes from muddy pool. Various shots men and teams of horses ploughing.

    Date on original record is 20/05/1947.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    66592
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2379.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:46:00 / 01:57:50:00
    Canister:
    UN 1727 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 1727 A
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Trade & Industry Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    one (Ep.3) Polish Countryside 1940s - Life in Warsaw Polish History
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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