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  • Short Summary

    Buildings from the Great North Eastern Exhibition are demolished through fire by professional housebreakers. Newcastle-on-Tyne.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "So passes the glory".....of exhibitions! The Great North Eastern Exhibition razed to the ground - at the hands of the housebreakers! Newcastle-on-Tyne, Tyneside.

    L/S of the cleared site with a few towers left standing. M/S as a man lights a pile of wood, M/S as burning wood is put around the tower. M/S of fire around the tower with smoke coming out of the top, one wall collapses. M/S as another tower collapses leaving the frame inside.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    830.38
    Media URN:
    19084
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/05/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:38:00 / 02:00:05:00
    Canister:
    G 1714

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