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  • Short Summary

    An old building and tower are blown up and demolished in Croxdale, Durham.

  • Description

    Title reads - Croxdale.

    Blowing up building, Durham.

    M/S of old building with holes in the roof. M/S of soldiers inside chipping at the brickwork to insert explosives. M/S of a big tower. Various shots as men put explosives in the bottom of the tower. M/S as the plunger is depressed, L/S as the building explodes. M/S as plunger is depressed again and the tower blows up and collapses. M/S of the rubble which is left.

    Cataloguer's note: the soundtrack to this item is missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    983.27
    Media URN:
    18122
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/10/1938
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:41:00 / 01:37:10:00
    Canister:
    38/80

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