• Short Summary

    Unexpected flood waters create problems for people building a dam in Zimbabwe.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Rhodesia - Flood Damages Kariba Dam".

    Rhodesia / Zimbabwe.

    GV Elevated shot, looking down on Kariba Dam construction. GV Flood waters rushing through partly-constructed dam wall and around circular coffer dam. LV Flood water rushing through dam wall, camera pans to turbulent water. GV Flood waters with dam in background. LV Flood water rushing through partly constructed dam wall. GV Bridge spanning river. Bridge has life belts hanging from it all way along. Camera pans to show water rushing around bridge supports. LV Fast moving water piling up round supports. GV Elevated shot, looking down on Kariba Dam and camera pan to show bridge spanning river. (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1519.13
    Media URN:
    49273
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/02/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:04:00 / 01:26:04:00
    Canister:
    58/15

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