• Short Summary

    Aftermath of bad floods in Somerset.

  • Description

    No title. Flood disaster at Pensfold, Somerset.

    Panning shot people walking beside flooded river with wrecked car in it. Panning C/U the water rushing through the car. Panning shot from river to collapsed bridge with cables hanging across. L/S people working in flood ravaged street. M/S ditto, pan to furniture piled up outside house. C/U ditto, pan to smashed windows. Panning shot through window to show demolished living room. L/S house with wall collapsed. Panning shot interior of the house. M/S workmen in street shovelling rubble into mechanical shovel. M/S man wiping armchair in street. Panning shot two women cleaning up in kitchen. M/S heater in house, pan to badly stained walls. Panning shot around lounge with badly stained walls. L/S flooded river. M/S hymn notice board hanging in tree over river. L/S the flooded river.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2061.26
    Media URN:
    33068
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/07/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    02:01:01:00 / 02:02:35:00
    Canister:
    68/57

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