• Short Summary

    Deep floodwater in small town streets and on baseball pitch.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    American newsreel item. Title reads: "Pacific Coast Storms Take Heavy Toll"

    Oakland and Candlestick Park, California, United States of American / USA

    Various shots of main street, Oakland, 7 miles east of San Francisco. Flood water in the street is about 18 inches deep. LS Flooded street, children play in the water. MS Two men knee-deep in water walking under umbrella. MS Policeman carrying woman in his arms. LS and CU Burst water mains in main street. Various shots, floodwater pours down past garages, along paths and down steps into a suburban road. LS Traffic driving through floodwater. Various views outside and inside the vast baseball arena at Candlestick park with flooded seating and pitch. Various shots, groundsmen spray chemicals on pitch as its is laid on an impermeable base.

    Note: Date on original record: 15/10/1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3070.17
    Media URN:
    87131
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:56:00 / 01:43:22:00
    Canister:
    UN 3675 D

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