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  • Short Summary

    Good footage of unexploded bomb being dealt with by sappers at Dagenham.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unknown or unclear.

    Unexploded bomb removed in Dagenham, Essex.

    C/U of notice - 'Keep Clear - Unexploded Bomb'. M/S of sappers working on the bomb down a hole. M/S of policeman getting a family out of their house in the area. Tannoy speakers on top of police car. People walking down street.

    Officer discussing bomb; pan down to bomb crater. C/U of bomb showing cutting instrument at work. C/U of officer looking down hole. C/U of officer removing fuse. Fuse being placed on ground, prior to exploding. C/U of hands pushing down plunger to explode fuse. L/S of fuse exploding. Sappers rolling bomb onto wagon, pan to sappers on wagon hauling the bomb up onto the truck using ropes.

    This is good footage of UXB removal.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:54:00 / 01:27:38:00
    UN 2135 G

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