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  • Short Summary

    Scenes from Ramsgate following a bombing raid.

  • Description

    Unused / Unissued Material - dates unclear or unknown

    Ramsgate, Kent.

    WS. Ramsgate street group of old men CU's Of Old men. WS. Pan down row of suburban houses wrecked by the bomb damage. LS. Warden pointing to bomb crater pan to see air raid shelter nearby. CU. Window of damaged house. LS. Group of women chatting in the street CU. Pan around group. LS. Man attempting to repair damage to the back of a house. LS. Men clearing damage to house. LS. Lamp post flattened in the street pan to see building hit by bombing. CU. Sign "Damage" WS. Bomb damage to building. CU. Stone Sign "Assembly Rooms" pan to roof blown in. CU. Posters outside assembly rooms pan up to bomb damage. LS. Interior of pub hit by bombing still serving customers. WS. Public House with sign "Allbright" WS. "The Shakespeare" with windows blown in. CU. Old man with black eye. LS. Bomb crater pan to air raid shelter. CU. Dead cat. CU. Pan along bomb damaged brickwork. WS. damaged shot. WS. Street loading furniture onto wagons. LS. Wagon with furniture piled up. WS. High Angle rows of bomb damaged houses. WS. High Angle bomb crater and air raid shelter. WS. Roof tops bomb damaged buildings. WS. High Angle trucks being loaded with furniture. WS. Remains of a house. WS. Plane passing over head. WS. Destruction caused to house. LS. Man with belongings piled into a pram. WS. Pan along street with buildings missing. CU. Pan along group of locals. LS. Pan up remains of a staircase to bath perched on the edge of bomb damage. WS. Young women emerging from an air raid shelter one of them points to hole in it caused by the bombing. CU. Pan between women. CU. Old woman. LS. The women begin to survey the damage to their house CU. Dog WS. damaged houses. LS. Newsagents delivery bike with Agents logo 7 Chatham Street perched amongst the rubble. CU. Pan with RAF fighter low flying over sea. WS. Burning wreckage of an aeroplane in the distance. WS. M.T.B. Sets out to sea.

    N.B. M.T.B. stands for Motor Torpedo Boat. R.A.F. - Royal Air Force.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:59:00 / 02:00:58:00
    UN 224 B

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