Floods - Newcastle (1920-1929)

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    Floods in Newcastle. Tyne and Wear. Flooded road; w/ bridge over it; so that it looks like river. Bus & truck standing in water. Locomotive stranded; man wades through the water & hooks a line to the front of it. Truck driving through water; pulling the locomotive behind it. Man wades in long river' of shallow water; digging w/ a shovel; or maybe trying to open a drain?Shots of vehicles driving through huge puddles. (Some flash frames in this story.) 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/britishpathe Join us on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/britishpathe Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:2396.2
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  • Source

    Newcastle University (Youtube)
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  • Further information

    Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2DXIfJD-HpI
    Resource type: Video
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 9 years, 11 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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