London fire raids : 29th-30th December 1940 / London Fire Service film.
- Main contributor
Walker, Bob Danvers
Describes the first fire raid on the City of London on the night of December 29, 1940. Opening sequences in the film are taken from the roof of St. Paul's Cathedral. They show the London fire brigade working in the midst of blazing buildings and streets. Closing daylight sequences show the visible destruction of Guild Hall, St. Lawrence Jewry, St. Brides church and innumerable warehouses.
Walker, Bob Danvers; London Fire Brigade.; Pathe News.; British Information Services; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
British Information Services
Newsreels.; Documentary films.; Nonfiction films.; Short films.
London Fire Brigade.; London Auxiliary Fire Service.; World War, 1939-1945; Destruction and pillage; History
- Time period
England; London; London (England)
- Physical Description
1 film reel (12 min.) : sound, black and white, 16 mm
Compiled by Pathe gazette.
Commentary, Bob Danvers Walker.
Statement of Responsibility
London Fire Service film.
- Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 14915387; OCLC: ocn740918549; OCLC: 740918549
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