• Short Summary

    Good shots during night and day of the aftermath of a German bombing raid on London.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London".

    London.

    Dark Night shots of burning buildings in London's West End. Flames leap out of buildings. Firemen work with hoses to put out fires after bombing air by Germans.

    Morning shots of damage to central London shops caused by air raid. Firemen are still at work. Piles of damaged shop dummies. Sign outside damaged 'Selfridges' store. Ext. of Selfridges.

    VS of rescue workers digging in crater where a downed German plane crashed into a house. Parts of the plane and parachute are found in the wreckage. Shots of troops looking over recovered propellor.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1057.19
    Media URN:
    21143
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/09/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:41:00 / 01:18:08:00
    Canister:
    40/79

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