• Short Summary

    Firemen work to put out a blaze on a ship in Gdynia port in Poland.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unknown / unclear.

    Fire in Gdynia port, Poland.

    Polish newsreel titles read: 'Pali sie! ...'. Polish commentary throughout.

    L/Ss of fire engine racing from station, fire floats racing across the water to the fire on a ship and engines arriving at quayside.

    M/S firemen connecting hose to hydrants. C/U of Superintendent giving orders. M/Ss of firemen running out hose and boarding ship with hose. L/S of very high fire ladder. L/S of fireman operating from top of fire escape. L/S of firefloat in action. M/S of firemen operating hose from firefloat. M/S of steersman of firefloat. Several shots of hoses playing on burning ship.

    M/S Superintendent signalling cease operations. C/U of fireman blowing whistle. L/S of firemen formed up before their engines on quayside.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:26:00 / 01:24:03:00
    UN 2297 A

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