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    Full title reads: "Big Dublin Fire. Several buildings including the Central Catholic Library were burned to the ground. Priceless books to the value of £20,000 were destroyed."

    Dublin, Eire, Republic of Ireland, Southern Ireland.

    High angle shot of firemen playing hoses on building. Crowds are gathered to watch. Pan up building to show smoke billowing from rooftops.

    Fireman climbs up turntable ladder on back of fire appliance or engine. Closer shot as two firemen carry hose up extendable ladder. Lots of smoke is visible.

    Firemen on roof play hoses down into the seat of the fire.

    Smoke and steam pours across the roof tops.

    Firemen on ladder spray water on fire.

    Smoke and steam over roofs. Firemen just visible in the smoke.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/03/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    4857
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    665.41
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:53:00 / 01:46:50:00
    Canister:
    32/21
    Sort Number:
    32/021
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    Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    irlanda MCW My Civil War 1930s and 1940s Ireland 1930s and 1940s Ireland
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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