• Short Summary

    Flying doctors at work in remote parts of Australia.

  • Description

    Cook, Nullarbor Plain, South Australia.

    Title reads 'Flying Doctor Drops in at Hospital'.

    Aerial shot from plane flying over the railway town of Cook on the Nullarbor Plain, South Australia. MS. Sign "Church of England Flying Medical Service". LS. & MS. As nurse uses radio to call flying doctor. Various shots as doctor arrives in light plane to be welcomed by the sister, they enter hospital. MS. A nurse testing girl's blood pressure. GV. The operating theatre. LS. & MS. Nurse brings baby to its mother in bed in ward. LS. Hospital, pan up as flying doctors' plane flies over head.

    (Orig. Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 24/10/1961.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2611.05
    Media URN:
    77971
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:14:00 / 01:07:51:00
    Canister:
    UN 3564 E

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