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  • Short Summary

    Demolition of an industrial chimney.

  • Description

    Peterborough, Cambridgeshire.

    Title: "CRASH! Demolition of monster chimney!"

    M/S of workmen chipping away loose bricks with crowd bars and mallets at the base of a large industrial chimney. L/S of a large industrial chimney, it crumples to a heap of rubble and dust on the ground. Panning shot of a heap of bricks, men and boys are clambering over it; they use lump hammers to smash up any large lumps of chimney. Various shots of the men smashing up the rubble. More shots of men loosening bricks at the base of the industrial chimney. More shots of heaps of rubble.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    452.09
    Media URN:
    25544
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/02/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:22:00 / 01:26:39:00
    Canister:
    G 1267

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