• Short Summary

    The latest in fire fighting equipment from London Fire Brigade.

  • Description

    River Thames, London.

    Various shots of London County Council's latest weapon in fighting fires: the 'Massey Shaw' fire fighting barge. We see firemen standing on deck of barge pointing hoses at fire in riverside warehouse.

    Various shots of new fire engine with "turntable ladder". The ladder has a motorised control - it can be extended hundreds of feet into the air. Various shots of men from London Fire Brigade using engines with extendable ladders to fight warehouse blazes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1216.09
    Media URN:
    41596
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:53:00 / 01:11:45:00
    Canister:
    NSP 8

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