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  • Short Summary

    Snow and floods create problems all over the UK.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Everywhere. Worst Snow Storm For 50 Years! Roads in many places impassable - communications cut - cars abandoned."

    Men dig with shovels to clear roads of snow. A bus is stranded in a snow drift behind them. The bus is cleared of snow.

    Intertitle reads: "... Then the great thaw ... and floods ..."

    Aerial views over flooded area. Views of flooded town with water flowing through it. More aerials of floods. Shot in flooded town with man sitting in doorway with fishing rod, angling in flood waters. Men come out of pub in waders and are served drinks by waitress also in waders.

    Intertitle reads: "... and more victims on the North East Coast."

    Shot of ship beached on coast. People walk around inspecting the ship. Closer shot of the ship.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    699.15
    Media URN:
    6030
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/03/1933
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:31:00 / 01:19:56:00
    Canister:
    33/18

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