Essex Floods
Level: Category
Video Archive
Level: Fonds
Level: Sub-Fonds
Essex Educational Video Unit
Scope and Content:
A documentary film about the flooding of Canvey Island in January 1953.
Dates of Creation:
9 minutes
Admin History:
Previous reference number: DG30311
Archivist Note:
MA, 19 November 2011
Acquisition Source:
Colchester Library - Local Studies
Physical Characteristics:
VHS video copy of 16mm film - black and white, sound. The image suffers from vertical scratches and other marks and scratches to the original film. There is a relatively high level of hiss on the audio narration.
Originals Location:
East Anglian Film Archive
Related Unit of Description:
Another copy of this film is catalogued as VA 1/16/1.

Key terms

TypeKey termsDescription
Subjects Floods Video: Essex Floods, 1953
Subjects Sea Video: Essex Floods, 1953
Subjects Weather Video: Essex Floods, 1953
Document Types Video Essex Floods, 1953