• Short Summary

    Ice chokes the mighty Niagara Falls.

  • Description

    Niagara Falls, USA (United States of America).

    GV. Pan, frozen Niagara. SV. Ice-jam, river on the rampage. GV. Frozen Niagara river (2 shots). SV. Boat house crushed in the savage onslaught of frozen water. STV. Three people watching. GV. Customs sheds between Canada and USA menaced by ice which forms a link between Canada and USA. SV. Pan, giant new hydroelectric plant endangered by ice as it fans out on its relentless surge towards Ontario. SV. Damaged house and 'Road Closed' sign. SV. Damaged house. SV. Debris. SV. Damaged house standing precariously on edge of ice pile. SCV. Ice piled 30 ft. in air. SV. A church awaiting its fate at the mercy of the frozen Niagara River. GV. Frozen Niagara River.

    (F.G.) (Orig.K.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    511.31
    Media URN:
    30565
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/04/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:09:00 / 01:55:59:00
    Canister:
    55/27

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