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    Item title reads: " Like A Mighty Torch. Blazing oil well 5,000 gallon-an-hour oil well ablaze makes awe-inspiring spectacle."

    Earlsborough, United States of America (USA).

    M/S billowing black smoke from an oil well. C/U flames and smoke. Firemen direct hoses and two men take turns to swing large mallets to drive a stake into the ground.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/12/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33542
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    708.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:38:00 / 01:11:51:00
    Canister:
    G 1455
    Sort Number:
    G 1455
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    Categories
    Science & Technology
  • Stills

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

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