Full title reads: "Great Fire destroys Crystal Palace".
Various night shots of Crystal Palace - a massive glass house built by Queen Victoria - on fire. Flames engulf building. Firemen make futile attempts the fight blaze. Very dramatic shot of part of wooden frame collapsing....
Cuts (rushes, out takes) for stories featured in CP 397.
A new foam, able to extinguish raging fire almost instantly, is demonstrated in London.
This contains missing part of the previous story.
Rats held up for view as part of a campaign of extermination.
Shots around the Temple - the heart of legal London.
Item featuring a family trying to act naturally whilst chatting and drinking tea.
Material showing people clearing bombed houses in London.
Men demonstrate kendo in their ceremonial outfits using bamboo fencing poles, in bare feet.