• Short Summary

    17 firemen's barracks are alerted to cope with a blaze at a rubber tyre dump in Paris.

  • Description

    Paris, France.

    GV palls of smoke rising from burning tyres. & SV. LV firemen playing hoses onto fire. SV pan hoses being played onto burning tyres. SV firemen working near seat of fire. CU two firemen on hose. LV firemen playing hoses onto pile of burning tyres. SV burning tyres. SV firemen and police pulling hoses through dense smoke. SV clouds of steam and smoke coming from burning tyres. CU smoke and flames. LV firemen shielding themselves from the heat. SV fireman being draped with an old wet sack. SV firemen guarding a hose - fire in BK. LV hoses playing on fiercely burning tyres. CU firemen playing hoses... terrific heat. LV burning tyres. SV firemen pulling tyres away from burning pile... working with hoses playing on them. SV pan from firemen wearing sacks to fiercely burning tyres. SV firemen working on blaze. LV fire.

    (F.G.) (Orig 'B')

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    78.10
    Media URN:
    49968
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/05/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:21:00 / 01:18:29:00
    Canister:
    53/33

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