• Short Summary

    Duke of Edinburgh visits flooded town of Pensford; and a Bristol rubbish tip is ransacked.

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    No title - Duke visits flood town of Pensford, and Bristol rubbish tip is ransacked. Somerset.

    M/S of Bailey bridge newly erected over river. M/S Bailey bridge showing old bridge underneath which was washed away, pan to building beside river damaged by flood. M/S of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, accompanied by police and officials walking through village towards the bridge. M/S showing Duke and party on Bailey bridge. M/S building and litter in street. M/S Duke looking at damage. C/U people looking. M/S and C/U Duke talking to vicar. C/U men standing in doorway. M/S as Duke passes two men in doorway and goes into shoe repairers. C/U two men working on drain. M/S pan Duke walking past more damaged buildings.

    M/S Lawrence Weston rubbish tip at Bristol. M/S pan waste transporter bringing more rubbish to tip. M/S lorries tipping rubbish on ground. C/U bulldozer bulldozing rubbish into the ground. M/S police standing beside their cars. C/U girl picking up damaged cigarette packet. C/U large carton of cigarettes on ground. M/S as policeman warns girl off. M/S policeman talking to man who bends down and picks up something from ground. C/U cigarette packets on ground, pan up to more rubbish.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:26:00 / 01:01:56:00

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