• Short Summary

    Opening of the new sluice gates at Allington Locks.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "ALLINGTON LOCKS".

    Allington near Maidstone, Kent.

    Several air shots of the countryside under water followed by several shots of the new sluice gates built near Maidstone. The hope is that scenes of the floods are the matter of the past thanks to the new gates. Several shots of the Agriculture Minister Mr W. S. Morrison opening the new sluice gates which will regulate the Medway waters. Waters being past by the gates.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    929.49
    Media URN:
    13683
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/08/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:06:00 / 01:44:31:00
    Canister:
    37/63

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