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  • Description

    Birmingham.

    SV Land Rover carrying firemen and jet fire pump, driving into field. SCU Land Rover stopping, firemen getting out. SV firemen walk to back of Land Rover. STV firemen lifting pump from Land Rover. SCU pump being placed on ground. SCU pump being lifted and taken away. SV pan, firemen running with pump to riverside. CU midget pump. SCU engineers looking at pump. SV back view, firemen coupling up hoses and running them out. SCU firemen winding starting handle of jet pump. CU jet pump starting: flames from outlet. CU pressure gauges on top of pump. SCU firemen standing by main cock. SV towards, water surging along, hoses filling them out. SV water spurting from hoses. SV back view, four firemen playing four hoses. Back view, midget pump with inlet pipe from river and firemen playing hoses in distance. SV back view, firemen playing hoses. CU fireman. GV hoses playing towards.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/04/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    29348
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    152.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:35:00 / 01:32:43:00
    Canister:
    54/31
    Sort Number:
    54/031
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    1954 Fire Pump
  • Stills

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

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