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  • Short Summary

    Mysterious explosion rocks the city and destroys much needed supplies.

  • Description

    Mysterious explosion. Location of events unknown.

    Mysterious explosion rocks the city and destroys much needed supplies. London; May 1918. Slow pan over disaster area; with rubble everywhere; charred frames of structure; fires burning; smoke billowing. Shot of masses of smoke filling up the screen; pan down to ground where some flames are visible coming from something in the smoke; several men working; holding fire hoses etc. ; some of the men seem to be just standing and watching. Shot of a chain link fence with smoke behind it. LS whole scene; pan to left.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1892.13
    Media URN:
    72584
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:34:00 / 01:12:22:00
    Canister:
    ON 090 B

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