• Short Summary

    A sailing barge crashed into Southend Pier causing extensive damage.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "'Pier closed for repairs'... but alright for Easter! 150-ton barge 'Matilda Upton' crashes into Southend Pier at height of great gale."

    Southend-on-Sea, Essex.

    Pan across view of Southend Pier to show large amount of damage where a boat has crashed into the the pier. Various shots of the damage to the pier with people looking on.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    701.01
    Media URN:
    6064
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/03/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:11:00 / 01:01:11:00
    Canister:
    33/23

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