• Short Summary

    Unexploded 4000 pound bomb is ready for removal in Croydon.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "HOISTING 'HERMANN'".

    Croydon, Surrey.

    The excavation of a 4000 pound unexploded bomb in progress. Lifting the fin of 'Hermann' from shaft. Sign saying 'Keep Clear Unexploded Bomb'. Soldiers at bottom of shaft. Pumping water from the shaft. Shots of the buried bomb in the mud.

    (Mute & Track Negs)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1173.11
    Media URN:
    40469
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/12/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:40:00 / 01:20:30:00
    Canister:
    45/101

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