• Short Summary

    Heavy rain causes massive floods in towns in Australia.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Flood Havoc In New South Wales".

    New South Wales, Australia.

    GV Flooded Hunter river. GV Pan flooded area. MV House surrounded by water. SV Pan house surrounded by water. SV submerged fences pan to house. SV Towards car running axle-deep in water. SV Man holding car door open down to water running away from car.

    MV Towards train ploughing along flooded tracks. SV Railway official waving flag. GV Pan flooded Maitland station. SV Signals pan down to stranded train in flooded station.

    GV Aerial flooded area. SV Reflections in water pan to people on balcony. CU Rescuer. SV Rescuers helping woman over balcony of house into boat. SV Old woman being assisted into boat. MV Man and woman standing outside house knee-deep in water. SV Towards lorry being towed carrying lifeboat and food. MV Wrecked houses. CU Pan wreckage of house.

    SV DUKW amphibious vehicle with men distributing food from it. SV Man arranging loaves in DUKW pan down to bread. SV Man and woman holding children looking on. GV Aerial view flooded fields.

    (F.G.) (Orig.A.)

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:42:00 / 01:46:22:00

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