• Short Summary

    A 175 foot steel chimney is felled in Chicago, United States of America.

  • Description

    Titles read: "STEEL CHIMNEY FELLED".

    Chicago, Illinois, United States of America.

    Various shots of a 15-year-old steel chimney being prepared for felling. A man climbs up the side of the 175 foot high chimney burner and works with a burner to weaken the lower part of the structure. It comes crashing down to the ground - quite spectacular! People climb over the wreck of the chimney on the ground and peer inside.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    967.19
    Media URN:
    17348
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/05/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:07:00 / 01:18:36:00
    Canister:
    38/40

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