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  • Short Summary

    Fire hoses and huge pipes are used to control a fire.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " Whole City In Peril Of Fire. As thousands of gallons of inflammable oil escape from stranded tanker "Semonile." "

    Liverpool, England

    M/S men working with pipes at the waters edge. Panning shot along a length of pipe going out to the ship. C/U of a sign, 'Smoking Strictly Prohibited -.Mersey Docks and Harbour Board'. A fireman on board a fire ship adjusts a water cannon, which has 'Vigilant' marked on it. He turns a wheel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    710.18
    Media URN:
    33584
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/12/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:10:00 / 01:28:22:00
    Canister:
    G 1460

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