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Places:

  • Dumfriesshire

Subjects:

  • Environment, the

Genres:

  • Local topical

Decade:

  • 1930s

Title: FLOOD AT DUMFRIES

Reference number: 2363

Date: 1936*

Sponsor: [ Regal Cinema, Dumfries]

Sound: sound

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 1.02 min

Description: Flood waters breaking over the banks of the River Nith in Dumfries town centre. People are seen standing in doorways and wading through the water.

Shotlist: Title (0.05) shots of river Nith, breaking over its banks in Dundee (0.26) river rushing past bridge; shots of flooded streets scenes, including horse drawing rag and bone cart through flood water (1.02)

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