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  • Description

    River Thames, London.

    Various shots of London County Council's latest weapon in fighting fires: the 'Massey Shaw' fire fighting barge. We see firemen standing on deck of barge pointing hoses at fire in riverside warehouse.

    Various shots of new fire engine with "turntable ladder". The ladder has a motorised control - it can be extended hundreds of feet into the air. Various shots of men from London Fire Brigade using engines with extendable ladders to fight warehouse blazes.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    41596
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1216.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:53:00 / 01:11:45:00
    Canister:
    NSP 8
    Sort Number:
    NSP 008
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Fire FBU Blitz fire brigade
  • Stills

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

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