• Short Summary

    Underground cables set on fire in a London street. Firemen move in to put out the blaze.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Firemen Fight Underground Fire".

    Queen Victoria St., London. Underground cables set on fire in a London street.

    MV Smoke floating in front of St. Paul's Cathedral. LV Smoke rising from drain holes. SV Pan fire engine arriving. CU Firemen trying to raise grating. CU Smoke. MV Firemen wearing respiratory aids assisting comrade to descend into sewer. SV Firemen assisting fireman to descend into sewer. Smoke blots them out. MV Smoke pouring from manhole. Firemen looking down. SV Firemen helping comrade from sewer. CU Fireman wearing aid.

    (Orig.Neg.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1484.32
    Media URN:
    48464
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:09:00 / 01:56:48:00
    Canister:
    50/68

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