Fire hoses and huge pipes are used to control a fire.
Item title reads: " Whole City In Peril Of Fire. As thousands of gallons of inflammable oil escape from stranded tanker "Semonile." "
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.