• Short Summary

    Village of Tignes in French Alps is demolished to make room for dam and reservoir

  • Description

    FRANCE: Savoy Alps:
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    DAM. Tignes in Savoy Alps in France is flooded with water and has to be permanently evacuated to [permit this vast hydroelectric scheme to come about.. shots of mountains. homes demolished and left.. rising waters

    FRANCE.. Savoy Alps village of Tignes is flooded with water to make the Dam for hydro-electric power come into being..shots as families evacuate and homes are demolished.. water rising

    MOUNTAINS Shots Savoy Alps in Southern France.

    France; Civil Engineering; Environment

    ydroelectricity, environmental impact, village destruction, engineering
    Background: Village of Tignes in French Alps is demolished to make room for dam and reservoir

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA436HY83AJ25IFMIA88LM67F2B
    Media URN:
    VLVA436HY83AJ25IFMIA88LM67F2B
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/04/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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