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  • Short Summary

    Army fire services practice manoeuvres and routine exercises.

  • Description

    Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire

    Various shots of A.F.S. exercises and preparations. Vehicles moving off at start of exercise, pan shot along vehicles. Various LS. and MS. and CUs winding out hoses, turning on water and hoses from towers. CU. Hoses on ground. CU. Operating field telephone. MS. Pumps on water tank, pan to hoses running to towers. CU. Chief Fireman watching operations. MS. General activity at pumps. LS. As columns of fire vehicles move off to start exercise. Elevated shots of towers, pan shot hoses from pumps to towers. LS. Pumps at work at water dam. LS. Towers. Travelling shot along towers. Various C.Us of types. CU. Girls at field telephone. CU. Despatch rider. MS. Outside control tower. MS. Inside control truck. CU. Girl relaying message. MS. Girl receiving message from column and hands over to the other operator message to relay to main control. CU. Sign. (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2726.14
    Media URN:
    80367
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:06:00 / 01:37:27:00
    Canister:
    UN 3227 C

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