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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Mystery Fire - Detectives Called In".

    Stratford, East End of London. Police suspect arson in warehouse fire.

    LV GV Smoke-filled road showing onlookers.

    MV Firemen using battering ram to force entrance. Smoke blots out firemen.

    MV Firemen pushing escape towards burning building.

    SV Fireman climbing ladder with hose. Pan to other fireman assisting.

    CU Jet of water through smoke. CU Two firemen on right of screen playing hoses.

    MV Fireman on rooftop playing hose. GV Smoke. SV Jets of water from hose being played on fire. SV Towards fire of officer walking into building.

    CU Fireman on top of ladder playing hose into window.

    SV Oxygen cylinders piled up amongst wreckage. SV Wreckage piled up outside building. Pan up to smoke pouring from window. CU Firemen at engine pump. LV Through arch firemen playing hose on fire. CU Broken window. LV Fireman standing at foot of ladder. Smoke pouring from the building.

    SV Salvaged goods outside the building. LV GV rubber tyres and other materials stacked outside the building. SV Salvaged goods outside the building. LV GV Rubber tyres and other materials stacked outside the building.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/05/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46006
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1413.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:40:00 / 01:03:39:00
    Canister:
    49/37
    Sort Number:
    49/037
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    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Temporary Workspaces: 7.7.2010 23:30 Metropolitan Police Post-war Poverty London\'s East End 1940s London Firemen
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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