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  • Short Summary

    Villagers in fear of moving mountain side are told to stay away from their homes

  • Description

    Blaina, Monmouthshire, Wales

    GV. Furniture being removed. Line of mud threatened cottages at Blaina. SV. Village Constable walking towards cottage, SV. Village constable knocking on door. Door is opened and Mrs. Williams appears. CU. Mrs. Williams talking to constable. GV. Mud Bank. LV. Turfed up grass etc. on wet mud. LV. Mr. Evans and Mrs. Williams walking towards bank of mud. CU. Face of Mud wall. CU. Spade digging in face allowing water to run away. GV. Mud Wall. & LV. LV. Mr. Evans and Mr. Williams digging Trench. & SV. CU. Mr. Williams Digging. CU. Mud sod being removed. LV. Cottage being evacuated. SV. Furniture being loaded onto Lorry. CU. Woman handing up bread bin. (Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2775.12
    Media URN:
    81608
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1954
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:28:00 / 01:26:48:00
    Canister:
    UN 2593 D

Comments (2)

  1. jenkins says

    the man with the fag in his face is my dad morgan mock jenkins the lady with the tears we think it our nan alice jenkins

  2. jenkins says

    we think they r on the move down to maes hafad

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