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  • Short Summary

    Sinn Fein terrorists cause devastation by setting fires to warehouses in Merseyside.

  • Description

    Bootle, Merseyside.

    Intertitle: "SINN FEIN OUTRAGES in ENGLAND. Many cotton warehouses and timber yards set on fire by Sinn Fein agents".

    Panning shot over a smouldering heap of debris, a fireman stands on top of it directing his hose at the fire. L/S of a semi-demolished warehouse, smoke is still pouring out of it, tilt down to show two firemen trying to control the blaze.

    C/U of a table covered with metal tools and buckets - objects rescued by the fire. Extreme C/U of a man's hands holding a pair of pliers with a label attached.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    224.10
    Media URN:
    22017
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/11/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:39:00 / 01:12:57:00
    Canister:
    G 725

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