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  • Short Summary

    Footage of the sunken village of Jackfield in Shropshire.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Crooked village. Jackfield, Shropshire.

    LS Men repairing the sunken road. CU Notice stating that the road is impassable. Pan to labourer filling wheelbarrow with earth and stones. MS Man at work in road with pickaxe. LS Boy walking towards camera along sunken road. GV Sunken road. LS Man forcing garden gate open. Pan to ruined house. LS Two men looking over damaged house. MS Woman climbing over broken pavement, down to doorway of house. CU Cracks in the walls.

    GVs Houses that have been damaged. CU Water seeping through cracks in the pavement, GVs of ruined house. GV Scenes of broken countryside. LS Man and boy by the river. CU Notice - 'Warning to Trespassers'. GVs Ruined houses. CU Notice on wall - 'Post Office - Savings Bank' (etc.) pan to woman and man talking. CU Woman. CU Man. MS Man and woman talking. CU Villager looking rubble. (2 shots). MS Woman and baby standing by rubble. GV Rubble - pan to woman holding baby. CU Villager. GV Ruined house. CU 'Jackfield' railway station notice. LS Railway lines. GV The village. LS People walking along road. LS Scenes of the church.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:06:00 / 01:50:13:00
    UN 2434 C

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