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  • Short Summary

    A devastating fire in Shoreham is filmed at night, we see the wrecked houses the next day.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Bungalow town ablaze. Remarkable pictures taken during night when fire was at its height. Shoreham, West Sussex.

    The camera pans across the fire burning fiercely in the buildings, various structures collapse in the blaze. M/S of the firemen at the scene. M/S of fire raging through a big building.

    Intertitle - 'When Dawn Came.'

    The fire is out and we see the wreckage of the houses, the camera pans across the site which is completely destroyed, certain things are recognisable such as a bed headboard, the rest is in ruins.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    294.17
    Media URN:
    23788
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/01/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:52:00 / 01:27:07:00
    Canister:
    G 944

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