• Short Summary

    Firemen displays at the Brisbane River and in Sydney.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "600 GALLONS A MINUTE".

    Brisbane River and Sydney, Australia.

    Several shots of the firemen getting ready to show the power of their new fire pumps. Crowd gathered at the bank of the Brisbane river to watch the display. On the banks of the Brisbane river, fire pumps are lined up and volunteer firemen set water high into the air in massive display. Various shots of the display.

    In the streets of Sydney, a further demonstration showing firemen in action spraying buildings and streets. They seem to have fun and spray each other. Various shots of firemen display.

    (Mute & Track Negs.) (Dublin Reel)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1071.29
    Media URN:
    37836
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/01/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:58:00 / 01:50:55:00
    Canister:
    43/5

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