• Short Summary

    William 'Red' Hill is killed trying to ride the falls in a rubber barrel.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Niagara Claims Another Victim".

    Niagara Falls, United States of America (USA). William 'Red' Hill is killed trying to ride the falls in a rubber barrel.

    SV William Hill inspecting rubber barrel before going over Niagara Falls. CU Hill. CU Barrel encased in netting. SV Hill climbing the barrel. LV barrel being towed towards Niagara Falls. GV Niagara Falls. SV Barrel being drawn towards boards. LV Barrel hidden by spray going over falls. SV People looking on. CU Woman looking on. LV Battered barrel bombing around in water. SV Battered barrel. LV Brother in boat searching for Red's body. SV Wrecked barrel being towed towards shore.

    (Orig. F.C.) (Orig.H.) Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1467.38
    Media URN:
    47876
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    13/08/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:17:00 / 01:54:03:00
    Canister:
    51/65

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