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  • Description

    London.

    Intertitle: "HOP EXCHANGE BURNED. Firemen have difficult all night task in fog to overcome the flames - damage estimated at over one million pounds".

    Low angled L/S of smoke pouring out of a upper floor window of a large warehouse. Panning shot of firemen on the ground shifting hoses and ladders about. Various dramatic panning L/Ss of arcs of water coming from several hoses, smoke is still billowing from the windows of the enormous building. M/S of a fireman on the roof of a nearby building, he has fixed a hose to the chimney stack so he can extinguish the fire more easily, in the distance two more firemen work at the top of a ladder. L/S of arcs of water over rail tracks to the burning buildings on the other side.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/10/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    21958
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    220.31
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:35:00 / 01:28:51:00
    Canister:
    G 713
    Sort Number:
    G 0713
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    Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    This Place in History History Spot Stills G 713
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