• Short Summary

    Firefighters take part in a trailer pump contest in Cape Town, South Africa.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Trailer pump contest.

    Cape Town, South Africa.

    L/S of the firefighters lined up, they are inspected by the mayor. Various shots as they pull their trailers out ready for the trailer pump contest. Various shots as they assemble the pump and pull out the hoses which they have to get through obstacles such as wire fence and small concrete tunnel. They start hosing the targets as people look on. Various shots as the targets are hosed by different teams. Various shots of a mass display by the firefighters over the sea.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1131.17
    Media URN:
    39357
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/10/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:44:00 / 01:21:00:00
    Canister:
    41/79

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