• Short Summary

    An unexploded bomb is found in a street in Stepney. Sappers defuse the bomb where it is.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Stepney's Sunday Bomb".

    Stepney, London.

    MV Unexploded bomb suspended on tackle. Sapper in hole. SV Sapper in hole. MV Soldier listening with mine detection. CU Soldiers wearing earphones. LV Sappers on trailer playing out pipelines from compressor.

    LV People walking along road. LV Policeman moving people away. LV Policeman moving away. LV Family leaving home. MV. Ambulance man placing stretcher in ambulance. Woman follows on crutches. LV GV People in street.

    LV Deserted street. 'No entry' sign in foreground.

    GV Sappers at work on top of excavation. LV Sapper standing on compressor. MV Top shot sappers working down hole. SV Drill at work. MV Officer and three men looking down hole. SV Sappers removing drill. LV Through broken wall sappers looking down hole. SV Major removing fuse. LV Soldiers gathered round top of hole. MV Two soldiers hauling on derrick chains. MV Two soldiers hauling on derrick chains. LV Bomb suspended over hole. SV Two women looking on. MV Bomb being dragged away.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1403.30
    Media URN:
    45670
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/01/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:18:00 / 01:52:45:00
    Canister:
    49/8

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