• Short Summary

    Cold storage plant destroyed in Sydney's biggest fire for years.

  • Description

    Sydney, Australia.

    LV. Showing fire engine arriving and building on fire. TV. Fireman crawling along roof - camera pans across to show other firemen holding a hose on the roof. GV. Hole in the roof of the burning building with smoke and flames pouring out. LV. Two firemen perched on the end of ladders pouring water into the building. GV. Smoke filled sky - camera pans down to show firemen sitting on roof hosing water in. SV. Hole in the roof of the building with smoke and flames pouring out. LV. Automatic hose at the top of the ladder pouring water in. SV. Three firemen watching. LV. Automatic hoses at the top of the ladder pouring water in. SV. Three firemen watching. LV. Automatic hoses at work on the end of ladders. Night shot - Sydney bridge in distance, camera pans across to burning building. Night shot - general view of burning building.

    (Dupe Neg.) (Title Scene 'D')

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    579.15
    Media URN:
    31789
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/04/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:10:00 / 01:31:06:00
    Canister:
    56/27

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