• Short Summary

    1,200 prisoners set fire to their gaol in Montreal, Canada.

  • Description

    Rioters fire gaol in Montreal in Canada.

    L/S the fire raging in St. Vincent De Paul. L/S the inmate gathered inside the prison walls. L/S pan flames pouring from windows in the prison. Top shot prison guards walking around. M/S troops marching past camera. L/S firemen climbing ladders to the prison wall. M/S water being poured into the prison. L/S pan the blazing roof of the prison. L/S the blazing prison.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1721.19
    Media URN:
    53456
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/06/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:43:00 / 01:45:41:00
    Canister:
    62/51

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