Fire put down in the hold of 5,000 ton steamer Ferriby filled with bales of paper.
Location Unknown / Unclear.
Various shots of a 5,000 ton steamer Ferriby at sea. Esso sign on funnel of ship. Elevated shot of the hold of the ship with smouldering bales of paper in. Several shots of the firemen putting on breathing apparatus before going down into the smouldering hold of the ship. Firemen going down. Various shots of the firemen in the hold removing bales of paper and playing with hoses onto fire. LS. The ship.
Date found in the old record - 07/08/1947.