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  • Short Summary

    A terrible fire rages in oil storage drums in Texas City, USA.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Texas City, United States of America (USA).

    LS Aerial view of the terrible fire raging with the white oil storage drums visible round the rim of the fire.

    MS Chemicals flaring up as the fire reaches them.

    CU Smoke, studded with flame billowing up.

    LS Rescue workers getting stretchers ready etc.

    MS Red Cross workers preparing refreshments for rescuers.

    Various shots of flames and smoke.

    Aerial views of the fire spreading across the oil installation / refinery.

    Possibly connected with 47/32 - MD

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1512.11
    Media URN:
    59543
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:05:00 / 01:16:10:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 006 K

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