Farmyard Fire 1908

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    Various shots of a Farmyard Fire. Two boys accidentally set haystack alight. They are cooking their breakfast on an open fire next to the stack. The boys run away and the fire is brought under control by farmhands and the village fire brigade using a hand pump and a human bucket chain. The firemen wear shiny metal helmets.

    Cataloguer's Note: Material may be French in origin - MD.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1908
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    83226
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2870.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:28:00 / 01:10:58:00
    Canister:
    UN 1 G (F)
    Sort Number:
    UN 0001 G (F)
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