• Short Summary

    Ireland's Home Guard show us a simple way to destroy petrol reserves.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Petrol Destroying Device".

    Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    VS of men of the Irish Home Guard demonstrate a simply method of destroying the contents of an underground petrol tank. They pump in water which forces the petrol to the surface. The petrol collects in a small pool and is then set alight.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1057.22
    Media URN:
    21146
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/09/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:09:00 / 01:21:59:00
    Canister:
    40/79

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