• Short Summary

    Terrible floods devastate cattle stocks and towns in New South Wales.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Australian Floods Make 6,000 Homeless".

    Kempsey, New South Wales, Australia.

    LV Aerial view flooded area. Aerial view devastated area.

    MS Towards army DUKW amphibious vehicle ploughing through water.

    GV Travel shot devastated area.

    MV Towards submerged sign - 'Gravel Surface'.

    MV Cow wading through water

    GV Flooded area showing dead carcasses of cattle.

    SV Men dragging dead cows.

    LV Devastated houses. SV Wrecked house pan to garage.

    SV Woman and two children. SV Travel shot wrecked house.

    GV Flooded area. GV Road covered with driftwood pan to house.

    GV Partly flooded main street. MV Men shovelling silt from pavement into road.

    GV Flooded grain field. Travel shot.

    SV Man and woman and three children LV Flooded area.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1423.17
    Media URN:
    46387
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/09/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:38:00 / 01:28:45:00
    Canister:
    49/74

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