Various shots of guns handed in, good shots at a smelting works of workers at a furnace.
Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.
Australian newsreel item. Title reads: "Melted Down: Hot Guns Get Really Hot"
Alexandria and Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
MS Full screen, an array of guns and pistols, some of the 830 handed in during a six-month New South Wales police amnesty. Various CUs, handguns. Various shots, a police officer handling the guns. MS Crate full of labelled guns ready for destruction.
Various shots, workers shovels the guns into a furnace in Alexandria, under police supervision. They are melted down and used for making train wheels etc.
Note: Date on original record: 27/06/1965. Australian commentary.