• Short Summary

    A massive fire in a Los Angeles oil refinery sends up clouds of black smoke.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "California Oil Tank Blaze".

    Wilmington, Los Angeles, California, United States of America (USA).

    SV Asbestos-clad firemen climbing up embankment with hose. SV Hoses playing on blazing tank. SV Blazing tank pan up smoke. GV Through refinery blazing tank. LV Firemen playing hoses. LV Blazing oil tanks. Pan up smoke. CU Smoke. LV Night shot blazing tanks. SV Blazing tank at night. LV Firemen fighting behind protective shields. LV Blazing tank. Firemen in foreground. GV Aerial view fire.

    (F.G.) (Orig.G.) Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1465.21
    Media URN:
    47807
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/07/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:48:00 / 01:42:38:00
    Canister:
    51/59

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