• Short Summary

    A fire at a Sydney paint factory becomes the biggest Australian blaze of 1937.

  • Description

    Title reads: "AUSTRALIA".

    Sydney, Australia.

    Various shots of a fire raging at a paint factory. Commentator says the factory is full of drums of tar and explosive fuel making this the biggest Australian fire of 1937. Firemen train their hoses on the building to put out the fire as a large crowd watches. A few firemen splattered with tar walk away from the fire.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    949.28
    Media URN:
    16188
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/01/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:41:00 / 01:22:31:00
    Canister:
    38/1

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