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  • Short Summary

    A three storey building in Salford is completely destroyed by fire. Manchester.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Gutted in a few hours. Thousands watch flames destroy 3-storey building, wallpaper, varnish and millions of tram tickets adding to fury of the conflagration. Salford, Manchester.

    M/S as the camera pans across hoses spraying water on the building. M/S of the building on fire, with flames coming out of the windows and smoke billowing out. Various shots of a tower on fire, water is directed at it. M/S as it collapses completely.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    744.05
    Media URN:
    35101
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/09/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:28:00 / 01:08:41:00
    Canister:
    G 1539

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