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Blackpool North Pier Fire, Pathe News, 1921.


 Blackpool North Pier Fire, Pathe News, 1921.

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"£40,000 Damage caused by disastrous fire which destroyed North Pier Pavilion. Blackpool, Lancashire".

Produced by Pathe News, 1921.
Duration: 45 seconds.

Scenes include:

  • People walking along the prom as the camera pans over the pier.
  • People watching as firemen spray the wreckage.
  • Camera pans across the burnt supports, and we see bits of the structure in the sea.
  • Long shot of people underneath gathering pieces of the wood.

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