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  • Short Summary

    In Louth, Ireland, the people clear up after an enormous flood.

  • Description

    Louth, Lincolnshire.

    Various shots of men and women clearing the debris around a burst river bank, in the back ground is a small church with a half collapsed roof.

    L/S of a street strewn with debris, a man stands on the back of a horse and cart and is passed cases from an upstairs window of a house. M/S of piles of flood wrecked furniture in the street. L/S of people looking at the remains of a collapsed house. M/S of women washing a piano. M/S of two women washing a chaise longue.

    Note: there is slightly different version of this story with intertitles called - THE AFTERMATH on G 674.

    Note December 2011: This description previously named the location as "Louth, Ireland".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    212.07
    Media URN:
    21532
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/06/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:58:00 / 01:10:02:00
    Canister:
    G 675

Comments (1)

  1. alliedprawn says

    The Link for this clip refers to LOUTH IRELAND?

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