• Short Summary

    An item showing the Charlotte Mountain chalet on fire, and the guests battling with blizzards to walk to safety in the valley. Australia.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Australia.

    Hotel fire in the Charlotte Mountain Chalet.

    L/S of mountains and chalet in snow. Various shots of fire at night blazing out of each window, part of the chalet collapses. M/S as the guests, rescued by members of the Australian Alpine Club, walk through blizzards down to the valley. Various shots as they battle with the elements, some are on skis.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    979.58
    Media URN:
    17906
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/09/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:31:00 / 01:52:14:00
    Canister:
    38/73

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