• Short Summary

    Night shots of massive fires + clearing up and rescue work the next morning.

  • Description

    Title reads: "London's Biggest Blitz".

    L/S of flares falling to ground at night. Various shots of blazing buildings at night. Various night shots of firemen playing hoses onto the flames.

    Various shots of nurses, firemen and other ARP (Air Raid Precautions) workers working amongst the ruins on the following morning. Various shots of gutted and ruined buildings, many of which are still smouldering. People living in bombed out houses are helped out of rubble by ARP workers, many clutching bundles of their possessions. More shots of Londoners and Civil Defence Workers clearing debris from streets.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1113.16
    Media URN:
    38761
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/04/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:58:00 / 01:20:49:00
    Canister:
    41/32

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