Fire in Store (1980)

Film details

  • Featuring

    John Braban

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year


  • Genre

    Government sponsored film

  • Type


  • Category

    Non Fiction


Shows the speed of the fire which broke out at Woolworths in Manchester in 1979. Illustrative the effects of various sprinkler systems on the size of that fire and the amount of smoke produced. Intended for fire brigades, safety officers, furniture manufacturers, building owners and all those with large public buildings under their control.

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