• Short Summary

    Enormous Victorian glass house, famous London landmark, is seen engulfed in flames.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Great Fire destroys Crystal Palace".

    London.

    This item appears to be identical to story - GREAT FIRE AT CRYSTAL PALACE - also in 36/97, transferred onto *PM0899*.

    Note: please see section about Crystal Palace in item - NEWS IN A NUTSHELL - also in 36/97. Shows aftermath of fire. AH 2001.

    Cuts exist - see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    901.01
    Media URN:
    13249
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/12/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:02:01:00
    Canister:
    36/97

Comments (1)

  1. lezzo 1 says

    I never before reolised that the C/Palace was destroyed in 1936. I always thought it had been destroyed during WWII. Lezzo.

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