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  • Short Summary

    Severe frosts cause destruction through burst pipes and boilers in Manchester.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "Price of the great frost". Frozen pipes, burst boilers, cause great damage, destruction, many injuries and several deaths. Manchester.

    L/S of a road up in front of some shops which have their fronts blown out, people stand about as the camera pans across, M/S of the damage to the road. Various shots of wrecked houses, the camera pans across them.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    778.36
    Media URN:
    36326
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/02/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:22:00 / 01:47:40:00
    Canister:
    G 1583

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