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  • Description

    Broad Street, London

    A massive fire burns down London warehouses containing goods for railway workers.

    GV Buildings ablaze - Warehouses, etc. (Super. 7ft.). GV Pan smoking building. SV Pan flames leaping from top of building. LV Through dense smoke firemen playing hose from ladder pan to smoking building.

    CU Pan firemen looking up at smoking building next morning. SV Smoke coming from window pan down to firemen on window ledge. SV Firemen moving wheel of crushed fire ladder. SV Firemen manhandling crushed escape. SV Damaged escape.

    LV of wreckage around building. CU of wreckage around building. Pan up to gutted building. GV Wreckage around building from collapsed wall. SV Fireman bending down trying to remove buried hose pipe.

    SV Gutted building. SV Damaged fire engine. CU Damaged wing of fire engine. SV Towards damaged fire engine. SV Coat of Arms on side of engine.

    GV. Top floor of gutted building. CU Molten glass. GV Gutted building.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/12/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    25320
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:42:00 / 01:07:05:00
    Canister:
    52/1
    Sort Number:
    52/001
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    This Place in History A1 firemen UK
  • Stills

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

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