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  • Short Summary

    Floods and gales in Skegness, Hunstanton and Heacham, Eastern England.

  • Description

    Skegness, Hunstanton and Heacham, Lincolnshire & Norfolk.

    MS. Horse drawn plough at work on field. LS. Flooded farm huts at Snettisham. LS. The promenade at Skegness covered with snow. MS. Householders and belongings being rescued on 'Dukws' at Snettisham. SCU. 'Weasels' moving furniture at Snettisham. CU. 'Dukw' tracks ploughing through water. GV. Flooded countryside. MS. Rescued people on 'ducks' at Snettisham. LMS. Chalets damaged by gales at Heacham. CU. Caravan overturned in flood water. MS. People rescuing belongings in boat. Pan along flooded countryside. MS. Chalets damaged by gales at Heacham. CU. Man moving furniture from 'duck'. MS. Man moving furniture from 'duck'. CU. Man lifting bedding from 'duck'. CU. Pile of bedding on ground. LMS. Waterman on Millbank clearing flooded drain. CU. Stick being prodded into drain. LS. GV. South bank of the Thames at Lambeth, London. MS. Men looking over parapet at washed up wreckage. CU. Notice - 'Caution - Coast Road Under Water'.

    (Mute Neg.)

    Information found in the old record - Cuts 49/19.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2254.30
    Media URN:
    65050
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:26:00 / 02:01:12:00
    Canister:
    UN 2074 G

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