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  • Short Summary

    Good footage of snow-covered ruins in Rhineland during WW1.

  • Description

    World War One, Western front - good footage of war damage in Rhineland, Germany.

    Panning shot ruined remains of town, obviously centre of terrible fighting, ruins are covered in snow, pan to road cleared through rubble. MS collapsed bridge, part has fallen in river. Brief shot steps. Shot looking down street, several buildings have been shelled / bombed and are on brink of collapse, piles of bricks and rubble in street, a few French soldiers walk . Shot of damaged apartment building, upper floors have been shelled. Building with outer walls standing but everything inside destroyed. Front of another damaged building, front wall mostly standing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2352.12
    Media URN:
    75802
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1919
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:06:00 / 01:30:34:00
    Canister:
    ON 235 C

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