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    Material related to newsreel story "Firemen Hurt In Big London Fire" - 50/73.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Firemen Hurt In Big London Fire" 50/73.

    Material from newsreel item - extra shots.

    Battersea / Fulham, London. Firemen are hurt in paraffin wax fire.

    MS Firemen standing on heap of coal in foreground. Flames and billowing smoke in background. MS Firemen standing on coal playing hose onto flames. CU Two firemen manhandling hose into position. MS Firemen playing hose. LS Elevated firemen playing hose. LS Elevated firemen playing hose through doorway onto fire. LS Smoke billowing out over barges on river. MS Barges on river. One alight. CU Firemen through smoke playing hose. MS Mangled structure of building pan to firemen at work. LS Firemen standing amid ruins. MS Firemen at work. CU Firemen's feet walking through molten wax. MS Elevated tired firemen standing around. MS Hose pipe in running stream of wax or water. MS Firemen standing on coal playing water onto fire. LS Firemen playing water through doorways. LS Smoke over barges on river. (2 shots). CU Screenful of billowing smoke. LS Firemen at work. MS Length of hose in stream of wax. CU Fireman's feet walking. LS Firemen at work. CU Firemen handling hose.


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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:54:00 / 01:36:34:00
    50/73 B (Selected Originals)

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