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  • Short Summary

    Gales create huge waves which batter the coastline of Britain causing problems for shipping.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "Sea! Sea! Thou mighty monster!!" Mountainous seas whipped into fury by 100 mile an hour gale, make awe-inspiring spectacle. Around Britain.

    M/S of the sea battering the sea wall, various shots as it crashes about against the rocks. L/S as it splashes over the promenade, a man runs to get out of the way. Various good shots as the waves crash over the side. L/S as the sea crashes around a lighthouse. M/S of a ship rocking in the sea, M/S as the water covers a jetty. M/S of the ship rocking violently in the waves.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    824.36
    Media URN:
    18970
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    09/12/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:37:00 / 01:59:34:00
    Canister:
    G 1666

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