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    Item title reads - A'blaze a mile under the earth. Vast oil well turns into blazing furnace, it took days to burn itself out. Oklahoma, America (USA, U.S.A.).

    M/S of the flames shooting into the air. L/S as smoke rises. M/S of the flames again, L/S of them at night.

    Title for alternative version - 'Huge gas well turns into blazing furnace. Oklahoma City. Crews battle destructive fire raging in shaft over mile deep.'

    Various shots of the flames shooting out of the shaft, firemen stand around and direct water at them. Various shots of the flames. Various shots of the fire at night.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/04/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    18935
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    824.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:01:58:00
    Canister:
    G 1699
    Sort Number:
    G 1699
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    Categories
    Trade & Industry Religion & Politics
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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