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  • Short Summary

    Royal Engineers dispose of unexploded bomb in Eastbourne suburb.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Eastbourne, Sussex.

    Various shots suburban street - all the houses have broken windows. People mill about outside, some sweep broken glass and debris from their garden paths. C/U shaft in street. Various shots of British soldiers filling a sandbags and building a barricade around shaft where there is an unexploded bomb. Various shots of empty street with "unexploded bomb" warning sign in. More shots of Royal Engineer sappers at work, doing bomb disposal. Pan from street with barricade in to open space where bomb will be exploded. More shots people tidying up.

    Date given on old records is 11/04/1946.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2199.12
    Media URN:
    64637
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1946
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:58:00 / 01:49:35:00
    Canister:
    UN 1377 C

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