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  • Short Summary

    Footage of devastation caused by bomb explosion in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear.

  • Description

    Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear.

    Full titles read: "'LIKE A LAND MINE !' One Killed, many injured and great havoc in great gas explosion in the centre of the City."

    High angles shots looking down on the devastation in the street caused by the bomb explosion. Debris lies strewn outside shop next to horse and cart. L/S's of windows smashed by the blast. Men in flat caps are seen in group nearby chatting M/S of the damaged building (looks as though it was a shop or restaurant), broken and splintered pieces of wood lie all over the street.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    798.32
    Media URN:
    36077
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/08/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:40:00 / 01:50:53:00
    Canister:
    G 1634

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