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  • Description

    Title reads: "TANKER ABLAZE".

    Houston, Texas, United States of America (USA).

    Various L/Ss oil tanker "Amoco Virginia" ablaze at the dockside. M/S firemen silhouetted against the flames. L/S pylon with a hose on the top plying foam onto the flames. M/S fireman in heat proof clothing walking towards the fire. Elevated shot blazing tanker with thick black smoke arising from it. L/S firemen milling around. Aerial shot showing hoses being played onto the fire. C/U firemen covered in foam playing their hoses onto the tanker. L/S tanker with flames and smoke rising from it. M/S firemen on the dockside playing hoses onto the tanker. Panning C/U firemen covered in foam walking away from the fire. L/S flames and smoke rising from the tank. Elevated shot tanker burning at the quayside showing the gasoline tanks nearby.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/11/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    52900
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1703.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:39:00 / 01:05:36:00
    Canister:
    59/92
    Sort Number:
    59/092
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  • Stills

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

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