• Short Summary

    The River Tiber overflows its banks and floods parts of the City and surrounding farmland.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Floods In Rome. River Tiber overflows its banks".

    Rome, Italy.

    Various shots of the area of Rome around the River Tiber which has flooded and overflowed into nearby streets. The water level under the bridges is very high. VS of people rowing boats along flooded streets. LS an electric railway engine runs along track close to the edge of the floods. Various travel shots of floods taken from train. VS of cars driving through flooded roads. VS of farmers salvaging things from floods. Including a very large pig and a herd of sheep.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2961.09
    Media URN:
    85119
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:05:00 / 01:13:36:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 26

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