Holiday Fire Disaster 1927

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    Item title reads: " Holiday Fire Disaster. 4 Firemen perish whilst fighting flames which destroyed six storey warehouse."

    Glasgow, Scotland

    M/S as smoke pours from a building, which has partly been demolished by the fire. There is no roof and a wall stands tall and precarious. Firemen can be seen to one side working with hoses. A man on a ladder, near to a wall, which looks to be in danger of collapse, uses a long pole to prod the top bricks. Other men are seen working at great height, silhouetted against the smoke. It doesn't look safe.

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    Cataloguer:
    Margaret
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33600
    Sort Number:
    G 1463
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:00:00 / 01:50:03:00
    Canister:
    G 1463
    Film ID:
    710.34
    Issue Date:
    29/12/1927
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