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  • Short Summary

    Good footage of Severn Bore (small tidal wave) moving along River Severn at Minsterworth.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unknown / unclear.

    Severn Bore, Gloucester.

    LS looking along the section of River Severn at Minsterworth, the freak wave slowly moves towards camera and up and past. MS traffic moving along section of road which has a depth of a few inches of water as a result of the Severn Bore. More slight flooding. Old couple pose at their boarded up doorstep (boards to stop water lapping in through their front door).

    Note: footage was shot on 27 February 1967.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3240.07
    Media URN:
    90490
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1967
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:46:00 / 01:08:20:00
    Canister:
    UN 4228 G

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