• Short Summary

    Firefighters fight to control a gigantic petrol fire after an explosion at Avenmouth Port

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Big Oil Blaze

    ENGLAND: Bristol: Avonmouth:
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    AVONMOUTH Regent Petroleum Storage Tanks go up in flames.. Aerial shots of blaze..Continues thro the night and onto next day..Huge pall of smoke. firemen fight inferno..shots of tangle of fire hoses..men rest the great heat..

    FIREMEN. Shots men fighting fires at Avonmouth Petrol blaze..Men take rest from great heat

    FIRES.. Regent Petroleum Storage Tanks blaze at Avonmouth.. Goes on into and thro' night till next day.. Shots from the air of huge red mass, pall of smoke. Shots flames and the men at rest from the heat

    Fire; Disasters and Accidents

    air views, aerials, firefighting, petroleum, brigade, inferno, flames, explode, smoke, blaze
    Background: Firefighters fight to control a gigantic petrol fire after an explosion at Avenmouth Port

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3MF5BF0T5C65CERZ4870OMMR0
    Media URN:
    VLVA3MF5BF0T5C65CERZ4870OMMR0
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/09/1951
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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