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    Full titles read: "HOSE BRIGADE - Why not Firewomen ? Here's a natty little private fire brigade "manned" by women."

    Reading, Berkshire.

    M/S of several firewomen in uniform pulling fire hose trailer in yard. M/S of the women unravelling the hose and spraying water high into the air.

    Intertitle reads: "Chuting the chute - or down the rope - it's all the same to these firewomen."

    L/S's of firewomen helping women into fire chute attached the window of high building. She is followed by another women who slides down a rope.

    Intertitle reads: "But this style of jumper needs some nerve."

    High angle shots of women jumping out of window and landing on a blanket being held taught by firewomen and men. She receives around of applause for her bravery.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/09/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    36797
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1018.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:00:00 / 01:15:01:00
    Canister:
    PT 026
    Sort Number:
    PT 026
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  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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