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  • Description

    A former German ship the De Kalb ablaze off the coast of the United States of America. Full titles read: "Are they all accidental ? - The De Kalb - former German raider mysteriously catches fire, like many other commandeered ships."

    L/S of the De Kalb on fire off the American coastline, she appears to be listing badly. C/U of smoke is pouring from the portholes. M/S of firemen on the safer parts of the deck spraying the fire with water from their hoses.

    Interesting M/S from the deck of the listing ship, the fire now appears to be out. The deck looks completely gutted. Two firemen inspect the damage. The camera pans right to reveal the burnt cabin doors and windows.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/01/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    21650
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    204.30
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:07:00 / 01:38:50:00
    Canister:
    G 636
    Sort Number:
    G 0636
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    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Religion & Politics
  • Stills

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

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