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  • Short Summary

    Floods in Singapore leave people waist deep in water, many were drowned and property lost.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Torrential rains flood city in a few hours - property loss was heavy - and scores were drowned. Singapore.

    M/S of two boys wading through the water which is pouring down the street, a car drives through it. M/S of a man stood nearly waist deep in the water which comes up to the doorway of shops and houses around him. M/S of a child jumping about in the water as other people wade through. M/S of a man walking through the water which is halfway up some gates behind him. Men pull rickshaws through the water and people walk waist deep alongside. Various shots as people ride through in cars, horse drawn carts and rickshaws, some sort of tanker also drives through.

    Note: There is another version of this item with the same title and footage which is tinted yellow, it is on *PM0384*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    384.01
    Media URN:
    24992
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/03/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:01:16:00
    Canister:
    G 1175

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