• Short Summary

    Explosion at oil refinery near Southampton causes massive fire.

  • Description

    Big oil tank blaze at Fawley. Originally part of News in a Nutshell - international news stories in brief.

    Near Southampton, Hampshire.

    Various night shots of massive fire in oil refinery caused by petrol explosion in tank.

    L/S of oil refinery at dawn - fire is still smouldering. Special chemicals were brought from London to tackle the blaze.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    821.16
    Media URN:
    9644
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/03/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:29:00 / 01:18:00:00
    Canister:
    35/21

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