• Short Summary

    Border counties of Canada and America suffer serious flooding.

  • Description

    Manitoba, Canada & United States of America (USA).

    Canada. Air view showing vast area of flooded countryside in Manitoba, Canada. Air view of flooded area. Air view showing vehicles on either side of a flooded road. GV. Floods showing notice in foreground 'Narrow Bridge'. GV. Flooded bridge. Notice in foreground reads 'Red River'. SV. Travelling shot, flooded area around bridge, road signs almost totally covered with flood water. SV. Telephone kiosk with only the top over the water. More signs in flood water. SV. Men building sand bag embankment, & CU. SV. Men building embankment.

    America. GV. Deserted street. Rain pouring down hard in the Dallas and Fort Worth area of Middle West of USA. Travelling shot through car windscreen, torrential rain. GV. Flooded roads. SV. Dog sitting on doorstep of house with floods all round. SV. Person swimming through flood water. SV. Roadway, showing broken telegraph poles and trees. CU. Broken telegraph pole. SV. Raging flood water, & LV. SV. Flood water past trees. One tree is marked a measuring stick. Showing flood up nearly to 6'. SV. Trees blowing in the wind. SV. Raging flood water, & SV.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1793.30
    Media URN:
    55262
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/05/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:19:00 / 01:54:51:00
    Canister:
    66/37

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