• Short Summary

    Chemical factory fire in New Jersey sees great fire and heat.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Great Fire In USA".

    Camden, New Jersey, United States of America (USA).

    Aerial views of large fire at chemical factory. Great shots as flames take hold and parts of the building collapse. Firemen battle the flames with water hoses.

    Telephone switchboard operators work nearby to summon more help.

    More shots of fire. Firemen pour water over their heads to keep cool. More shots of collapsing building.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1053.41
    Media URN:
    21055
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/08/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:11:00 / 01:40:00:00
    Canister:
    40/67

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