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  • Short Summary

    Material showing smoking landscape caused by Mount Vesuvius erupting. Italy.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and location unclear or unknown.

    Mount Vesuvius, Italy.

    Quick shots of people watching lava flow.

    Shots of the village of San Sebastiano being burned and smashed by lava flow. Various shots of large clouds of smoke billowing from distant volcano. A building collapses as lava moves forwards. More shots of advance of lava through village.

    Aerial views of burning on sides of volcano. Aerial views of Bay of Naples. Views of clouds of smoke, steam and ash.

    MV of Canadian airman watching lava moving. VS of plants and trees about to be burnt up.

    Aerials of Crater of Mount Vesuvius during eruption.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1937.09
    Media URN:
    73836
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:17:00 / 01:37:41:00
    Canister:
    UN 807 B

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