• Short Summary

    A village flooded under the Ladybower Reservoir appears above the water during a drought.

  • Description

    CU Bill Jordan, Pathe Cameraman operating camera.

    Derwent Village. This Derbyshire village is reclaimed after 4 years by the extension of the Ladybower Reservoir.

    CU A signpost pointing the way to Derwent, Sheffield and Glossop.

    LS the flooded valley showing part of the spire of the church visible above the water.(Library material)

    LS General view of the valley after the water had been drained away.

    MS Derwent church, high and dry again.

    CU a mass of rubble panning along to the foot of the church, then up to the spire.

    LS Good scenic shots of the valley.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1197.28
    Media URN:
    41387
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/12/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:30:00 / 01:46:11:00
    Canister:
    47/97

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