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  • Short Summary

    Trees are uprooted and cars wrecked after a reservoir burst its banks costing 5 lives. Glasgow.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Reservoir bursts its banks due to abnormal rainfall. Much damage was caused and 5 lives lost. Near Glasgow, Scotland.

    L/S of the collapsed wall with water pouring off it, M/S of water cascading down the bank like a waterfall. M/S of an uprooted tree, M/S of a car which has been wrecked, it is next to a collapsed wooden building, there are wooden planks everywhere. M/S of a chair and various other things such as a mirror frame and a bag. M/S of another car which has been smashed up.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    390.04
    Media URN:
    25077
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/04/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:38:00 / 01:04:39:00
    Canister:
    G 1183

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