• Short Summary

    Two 100 foot chimneys are demolished to make way for housing estate.

  • Description

    No titles. Chimneys demolished to make way for housing development.

    Coinfer Park, Lower Parkstone - could be development in Poole / Bournemouth in Dorset.

    Various shots of two 100 foot chimneys being prepared for demolition. A man pushes gelignite charges into a hole at the base of the chimneys.

    Good shots of the first chimney falling to the ground after a small explosion at the base. A bulldozer clears away the rubble of bricks and cement. The second tower is demolished and collapses to the ground.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2091.12
    Media URN:
    57082
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    27/01/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:24:00 / 01:13:14:00
    Canister:
    69/9

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