• Short Summary

    A pipe bursts in a grain elevator and workers try to save the wheat before the water ruins it. Cape Town, South Africa.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Cape Town.

    Disaster in grain elevator in South Africa. Pipe line bursts.

    L/S of the grain elevator in Table Bay. M/S as the train full of wheat pulls past. M/S as a door is opened as wheat spills out. Various shots as men try to shovel it to safety from the water.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    987.14
    Media URN:
    18149
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/10/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:00:00 / 01:11:26:00
    Canister:
    38/86

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