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  • Short Summary

    150 reported dead and 200 missing as burst dam swamps village, flattening 80 houses.

  • Description

    Rivadelago (near Lake Sanabria) Spain.

    AV. of the area prior to the disaster. GV. of the waters of the dam prior to the disaster. Various shots of the scene of destruction after the waters had passed through the village. LV. Part of the village. Various shots, workmen clearing the village. LV. Overturned bus. GV. Wrecked houses in the village. LS. of men clearing rubble. GV. Wrecked houses. MS. Men carrying away dead. LS. Village church ruins. MS. Interior of church ruins. Rear of church showing flood water in foreground. LV. of the devastated village.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2930.03
    Media URN:
    84440
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:08:00 / 01:09:22:00
    Canister:
    UN 3173 C

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