• Short Summary

    Mystery early morning explosion wrecks a paint factory in Slough.

  • Description

    Slough, Berkshire (was Buckinghamshire).

    Explosion wrecks a paint factory on Slough Trading Estate. GV. Wrecked buildings twisted girders, etc. SV. & CU. Wrecked building, barrels of acid in foreground. CU. Smashed windows. GV. Interior, wreckage still smouldering. GV. Twisted girders and wreckage. SV. Members of the Buckinghamshire County Council and fire brigade holding meeting in wreckage to find cause of explosion. CU. Barrels of acid. SV. Member of fire brigade feeling barrel. GV. People arriving for work. GV. Men attempting to clear away wreckage.

    (Orig. Neg.) (Title scene H.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    529.30
    Media URN:
    30843
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    13/06/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:35:00 / 01:50:24:00
    Canister:
    55/47

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