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    FIRE EXPLOSION ROCKS BROOKLYN WATERFRONT

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    GV. Tugs and other small craft milling around at the scene of the fire. GV. The scene of the fire, showing warehouse of the Farrell Line. SV. One of the fire tugs with a ship passing behind. LV. A merchant ship passing the jetty which is on fire. GV. & SV. Pan of the fire tugs pouring water into the flames. LV. Collection of fire boats pouring water into the flame. SV. One of the fire boats closer to the flames. LV. One of the tugs very close to the jetty with her hoses working flat. CV. Night shot, tugs pouring water. GV. Street scene at night 'lit-up' by flames showing police and firemen hard at work. CV. Firemen. SV. Demolished wall of warehouse with car tyres stacked inside. GV. The Rainbow Diner partially wrecked by blast. SV. Through the window, diner showing shambles. GV. Street scene, smoke billowing about, firemen at work. GV. Street scene, cars on the move etc. showing a heavy fall of smoke and flame in the background.

    (F.G.) (Orig.G.)

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/12/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    32425
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    619.33
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:57:00 / 01:38:57:00
    Canister:
    56/99
    Sort Number:
    56/099
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    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Temporary workspace: 23.2.2010 19:56 1970s New York Brooklyn Brooklyn US Police
  • Stills

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

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