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  • Short Summary

    A hurricane destroys the town of Borkulo in Holland causing widespread devastation.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Cyclone wrecks Dutch town. Many killed and injured - and thousands rendered homeless - through terrific hurricane in Borkulo, Holland. The Netherlands.

    M/S of a building, its roof and one wall have collapsed. Various shots of houses which have been destroyed and a church which has had its roof and tower blown away. Various shots of the general destruction, girls sit amongst the rubble of their school, M/S of the school with its windows blown out. M/S of people sat on another roof.

    Note: an orange tinted version of this item exists.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    416.34
    Media URN:
    19741
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    02:01:26:00 / 02:02:32:00
    Canister:
    G 1216

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