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    Thetford, Norfolk.

    L/S of lane passing through Thetford Chase Forest, C/U fire-warning sign. L/S smoke rising from area of woodland. L/S of fire lookout tower. M/S Forestry Commission officer in tower; he reports fire by phone. M/S female telephonist receiving call.

    Various shots of Forestry fire brigade truck and motorcyclist leaving station and arriving at scene of the fire. Men unfurl hoses attached to large water tanks in back of truck. M/S of officer in tower looking through telescope. M/S of man directing hose at small fire. According to narrator this is not a real fire but a demonstration for the camera.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/11/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    34176
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1261.31
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:19:00 / 01:50:24:00
    Canister:
    NP 219
    Sort Number:
    NP 219
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Forestry Norfolk
  • Stills

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

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