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    Rainham, Essex.

    General view of bus graveyard. MS. Burning skeleton of a tram pulled over on its side. MS. Breaking up metal parts by welding (oxyacetylene torch cutter). MS. Workmen with pickaxe pulling side of bus off MS. Scaffolding being towed away. MS. Workmen pulling parts of a tram off main hulk. MS. Workman pulling some bits off. MS. Breaking by means of welding guns. (Six shots) MS. Bus burning. Another angle Bus burning. LS. Tram lying on its side burning. CU. Transport officials watching. A Tram burning, lying on its side. (3 shots) MS. Tram burning. MS. Workman spraying hoses all round to Control flames (Three shots.) MS. Another shot of bus burning. CU. Transport worker adjusting hose.

    Orig. Neg. (Used in New Pictorial No. 322.)

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    68455
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2545.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:17:00 / 01:21:18:00
    Canister:
    UN 2334 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 2334 E
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    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    London's Tramways London buses Public Transport Untitled Viewspace Untitled Viewspace Dave
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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