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  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Early comedy film - The Village Fire.

    An old farm hand tries to call out fire brigade, he is sent to the pub then around village shops collecting the volunteer firemen together. They eventually take the hand pump from the fire station and rush off to the fire, stopping off at the pub. Once at the fire everything goes wrong, their hoses leak and then the fire pump catches alight and they try to save their equipment.

    Intertitle reads: "Arrival of The Town Brigade":

    The town brigade arrives to fight the fire and show them how to do it.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    60966
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1828.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:04:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:26:00 / 01:28:28:00
    Canister:
    UN 1 H (P)
    Sort Number:
    UN 0001 H (P)
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    Categories
    Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    UN 1 H Lyrical Footage Lyrical Footage early scenes of farm
  • Stills

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

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