Fire Research Station Open Day 1968

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    Boreham Wood, Hertfordshire.

    MS. Sign 'Fire Research Station'. Pan to long shot of the fire burning inside the establishment. Full screen shot of flames from fire. MS. A fire-fighter using a 'Light Water' foam on a petrol fire which is seen to be quickly put out. Various shots of a demonstration using laser beams to detect fire. Various shots of a fire being put out with the use of solid carbon dioxide.

    (Orig. Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 27/05/1968.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1968
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    91400
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3311.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:41:00 / 01:20:56:00
    Canister:
    UN 4355 J
    Sort Number:
    UN 4355 J
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