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  • Short Summary

    A 175 foot high fire tower uses 4 nozzles to spurt out 28,000 gallons of water a minute. New York, America (USA, U.S.A.).

  • Description

    Item title reads - "Sky-scraper fire fighter". Fire Brigade try out America's most powerful four nozzle 175 foot high fire tower - capable of spouting 28,000 gallons a minute!
    New York, America (USA, U.S.A.).

    M/S of the fire engine, the tower extends upwards and the camera pans to the top. M/S of the men winding at the base, the camera pans up to the hose, various shots of the tower. The camera pans up to the top where water is spurting out, M/S of the four nozzles gushing water.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    820.22
    Media URN:
    18895
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/03/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:33:00 / 01:34:53:00
    Canister:
    G 1693

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