• Short Summary

    Work on reclaiming inundated land in Holland.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "DRAINING FLOODED HOLLAND".

    Holland (Netherlands).

    Various shots of huge water pump at work - presumably pumping flood water into reservoirs and later directed into canals. Close up shot of water swirling in a small reservoir. General views of heavily flooded areas of Holland - at most parts only rooftops are seen. Close up shot of a pump at work. Close up shot of dials of voltmeter and amp-meter. Several shots of the water pouring from large reservoir into a canal.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1157.18
    Media URN:
    40063
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/07/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:00:00 / 01:53:03:00
    Canister:
    45/55

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