A tank of paraffin burning fiercely in the middle of an oil depot can be seen for miles around. Hull, Humberside.
Item title reads - Huge oil blaze. City imperilled by burning tank of half a million gallons of paraffin in centre of great oil depot. Hull, Humberside.
M/S as the camera pans across the oil drums to fire blazing in the middle, various shots as it burns fiercely.
Intertitle - 'at night - roaring flames and billowing clouds of smoke made an awesome spectacle.'
L/S of the flames roaring in to the night sky.