• Short Summary

    ARP exercise in dealing with explosions and fires in housing areas in the West Midlands.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "WEST BROWMWICH"

    L/S's of condemned houses being detonated in a controlled experiment in the West Midlands. L/S of the the houses ablaze. A van drives up and numerous ARP (Air Raid Precaution) men jump out and set to work on putting the fires out with hose pipes. Various shots of the men spraying the burning buildings with water.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1005.40
    Media URN:
    14233
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/05/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:03:00 / 01:40:56:00
    Canister:
    39/35

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