• Short Summary

    A mountain rescue is carried out at Betheda near Betws-y-Coed, Wales.

  • Description

    Demonstration of a mountain rescue.

    Betheda, near Betws-y-Coed, north Wales.

    Camera pans down from top of mountain to girl accident case lying on grass. M/S of rescue party climbing mountain and arriving at accident case. One covers her with a coat and stays with her whilst the other goes to get help. M/S hut in valley, the rescue party leave with special Thomas stretcher. Various shots of rescue party climbing mountain and carrying stretcher to accident, dissolve to girl in stretcher being carried carefully down and across the rocks to safety.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1245.11
    Media URN:
    34064
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/03/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:53:00 / 01:24:04:00
    Canister:
    NP 184

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Betheda" in text and tags should read Bethesda.

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