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  • Description

    Bath Fire Station, North Somerset (formerly Avon).

    New safety oil heater is demonstrated. Firemen inspect the new design.

    VS Of the new fire oil heater which is supposed to be fool-proof. VS Demonstration of oil heater of old-type which when knocked over, catches alight and the curtains start to burn. This is demonstrated in the open air by an actress who pretends to be frightened by the fire. VS The new heater is lit and swung around in the air, kicked over and it is still safe.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1967
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    90143
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3224.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:10:00 / 01:14:58:00
    Canister:
    UN 4309 G
    Sort Number:
    UN 4309 G
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