• Short Summary

    Army fire-fighters give demonstration of their skills in Colchester, Essex.

  • Description

    Fire school demonstration on aircraft.

    Colchester, Essex.

    L/S of crashed aeroplane on fire on the ground. L/S firemen running with hose. M/S firemen making pathway through flame. C/U of flame being extinguished. M/S firemen playing hose on flames. M/S as two firemen dash to the plane. M/S firemen following up with hose. Close shot of firemen dragging pilot from cockpit. M/S of soldiers running with stretcher. C/U firemen with hose. They put the pilot on a stretcher. M/S of firemen playing hose on flame. L/S of a hut on fire. Various shots as they put it out. L/S oil dump on fire, firemen spray foam on the flames. C/U barrel hose playing towards camera. M/S as tank on fireman's back is refilled. M/S fireman removing barrels with axe.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1271.05
    Media URN:
    34330
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:27:00 / 01:07:33:00
    Canister:
    NP 268

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