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    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unknown or unclear.

    Unexploded bomb removed in Dagenham, Essex.

    C/U of notice - 'Keep Clear - Unexploded Bomb'. M/S of sappers working on the bomb down a hole. M/S of policeman getting a family out of their house in the area. Tannoy speakers on top of police car. People walking down street.

    Officer discussing bomb; pan down to bomb crater. C/U of bomb showing cutting instrument at work. C/U of officer looking down hole. C/U of officer removing fuse. Fuse being placed on ground, prior to exploding. C/U of hands pushing down plunger to explode fuse. L/S of fuse exploding. Sappers rolling bomb onto wagon, pan to sappers on wagon hauling the bomb up onto the truck using ropes.

    This is good footage of UXB removal.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:54:00 / 01:27:38:00
    UN 2135 G
    Sort Number:
    UN 2135 G
  • Appears in...

    Religion & Politics War & Revolution
    Blitz Street Blitz - UXB ITV SA Bombs The Tannoy System The Tannoy System
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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