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  • Short Summary

    A 150 foot chimney is demolished by planting dynamite in the base.

  • Description

    Item title reads - More risky than it looks! 150 foot chimney felled by blowing out base with dynamite. Stourbridge, West Midlands.

    A man makes a hole in the bottom of the chimney and puts dynamite in it. C/U as he lights the fuse and everybody runs out of the way. L/S as the chimney collapses from the bottom and falls over.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    226.34
    Media URN:
    22091
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/01/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:45:00 / 01:42:49:00
    Canister:
    G 740

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