• Short Summary

    German farms are threatened by a strange flood danger - spouting oil.

  • Description

    Caterwald, Germany.

    SCU. Oil erupting and shooting up in big bubbles and bursting. SV. Pan, oil flowing over ground and down bank and flooding area. SCU. Oil bubbling in the ground, & CU. LV. Fire engine at the scene of the oil flood to help bump the flooded area clear, & SCU. Part of wooden fencing standing up through the oil. GV. Elevated shot, men walking along thin strip of land in the flooded area as they help to build a temporary dam, & SV. SCU. Man placing earth filled bag to form part of the dam and threading it down. SV. Man operating pumping machinery. CU. The pump in action. LV. Oil being pumped through pipe into reservoir, & SCU.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1501.07
    Media URN:
    48913
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/09/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:53:00 / 01:10:32:00
    Canister:
    57/73

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