• Short Summary

    Firemen in Luton try out new waterproof suit.

  • Description

    Luton, Bedfordshire.

    C/U of fireman examining new waterproof suits. C/U of fireman. Various shots of man getting into new suit. C/U of man doing up neck. C/U of other firemen watching. More of the new suits are handed out to firemen.

    M/S of 2 firemen picking up hoses and spraying third with water. C/U of 2 of the sprayers. C/U of man being sprayed. M/S of fireman who has been sprayed unzipping suit to show dry clothes beneath.

    Top shot of fire engine towards. The engine comes to halt, 4 men detach a ladder from the back of the vehicle. C/U of 2 men winding up extendable ladder. C/U of man going up ladder.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1243.18
    Media URN:
    34043
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/05/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:48:00 / 01:36:46:00
    Canister:
    NP 193

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