Smoking Out Beer Barrels 1947

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    Beer barrels being smoked out at the Pilzen Beer Brewery, a process that preserves the barrels.

    VS Rows of beer barrels. CU Taking pitch from a large cauldron with a long handled measure. VS Pouring the pitch into a large barrel as it lies on its side and setting it alight. CU Putting the lid on the barrel to exclude the air and extinguish the flames. CU Several men rolling a freshly smoked barrel along. .

    Old Record suggests date as May 1947.

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    British Pathé
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    Media URN:
    63888
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2152.06
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    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:53:00 / 01:22:47:00
    Canister:
    UN 1682 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 1682 A
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