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  • Short Summary

    Heavy rain has caused a slag heap to slip into the village of Treorchy, South Wales.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "S. Wales. Havoc of the Storm. Huge slag heaps displaced by heavy floods, causes enormous damage near Treorchy - fortunately no lives are lost."

    Treorchy, South Wales.

    Men work with shovels to move the huge pile of coal and slag that has slid down into a valley after heavy rains. Various shots of broken buildings and broken tree.

    LS of coal mine workings with broken tree in foreground.

    Good shots of broken buildings damaged by the land slip.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    875.17
    Media URN:
    12843
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/11/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:06:00 / 01:19:50:00
    Canister:
    31/90

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