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  • Short Summary

    An item showing Southend pier after it has been struck by a ship, the "Violette", in the gales.

  • Description

    Item title reads - England swept by great gale. Concrete ship strikes pier causing great damage. Southend-on-Sea, Essex.

    L/S looking down the pier. M/S of the damage, the ship "Violette" is wedged in between the broken slats and the structure is bent to the side. M/S of a man holding the lifebelt of the ship.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    226.31
    Media URN:
    22088
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    20/01/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:03:00 / 01:39:18:00
    Canister:
    G 739

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