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  • Short Summary

    Item showing Norwegian and Swedish lifeguards practising winter rescue work.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Norwegian and Swedish lifeguards practice winter rescue work.

    M/S a group of lifeguards before their practice swims. Two play violin and ukulele. C/U girl lifeguards. C/U as a man heaves himself out of the water and slides along the slippery ice. M/S a girl jumping into a pool, a string of men crawl on their stomachs and hold onto each other to pull her out. M/S as two men on a toboggan plunge headlong into the water. C/U in the water, one helps the other with a rope.

    C/U man pulling himself out of the water by digging into the ice with something he holds in his hands. C/U as a man dives into a hole in the ice and reappears in another some distance away. M/S as woman jumps in pool and rescues a woman. M/S of the woman laid on the side. M/S man in old fashioned bathing costume he jump into pool from tower then climbs out. M/S another man dressed up, he dives in. M/S crowd.

    M/S as man takes ice skate off and uses it to pull himself out of the pool. M/S two men on motorcycle riding into water, one 'rescues' the other and pulls him to the side. M/S one man lying on his stomach pulling another one out of the water.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:00:00 / 01:40:01:00
    UN 1866 C

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