• Short Summary

    Scenes of flooded area around the Vaal River in South Africa.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Titles read: 'African Mirror No. 242 - VAAL FLOODS AT RECORD HEIGHT'.

    South Africa.

    Aerial views of flooded area around the River Vaal. Residential areas, sluice gates of barrage open. Riviera Hotel surrounded by water. Some houses have water nearly up to their roofs. Shots of river waters thundering through sluice gates. Farm fields totally flooded.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1944.30
    Media URN:
    73995
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:37:00 / 01:43:40:00
    Canister:
    UN 1201 A

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