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  • Short Summary

    Miraculously all 32 passengers escaped when their aeroplane crashed onto the roofs of two houses and set alight. New York, (America USA).

  • Description

    Item title reads - A peril that will increase when we all fly! Huge 'plane carrying 32 passengers (who fortunately escaped) crashes on roofs and destroys 2 houses by fire. New York, America (USA, U.S.A.).

    L/S as fire-fighters direct their hoses onto the wreckage. M/S of the roof of one house on fire and the wreckage of the aeroplane also ablaze. Various shots as smoke billows from it and the house it landed on. Various shots as fire-fighters tackle the blaze. Various shots of burnt out shell of the aeroplane and the house underneath, people stand around and watch.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    826.05
    Media URN:
    18975
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    12/12/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:23:00 / 01:07:42:00
    Canister:
    G 1667

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