• Short Summary

    Scenes of severe flooding in northern Sweden.

  • Description

    Sweden.

    Various aerial shots of floods in the northern area of Sweden, around the Rivers Ume and Vindel. Several shots of the five million tons of timber that have been caught up in the floods and is pressing against the dams. More aerial shots of the logs being forced down the new channels made by the overflow - they look like millions of matchsticks. Aerial L/S of raging torrents of water coming through a dam.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    969.34
    Media URN:
    17244
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/06/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:36:00 / 01:35:31:00
    Canister:
    38/50

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