Responding to a house fire in Parramatta
a fireman discovered a pile of old films
in the garage.
is not known who owned or made them, but fortunately he recognised their
historical significance and ultimately, the films found their way to Graeme
Belbin for preservation and mastering.
film, particularly colour from the 1940s and 50s,
is exceedingly rare and, with all Australian states covered, this 'work
in progress' promises to be of great historical significance with many spectacular
subjects never before seen on DVD.
All the images on this page are stills from our
next DVD title now in production.
From time-to-time, we'll post more stills from footage that will be included
in the released title.
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Engine double-heading with a 57-Class on a Goods climbing out of Lithgow,
with another Standard Goods banking in the rear.
3810 returning through Hawkesbury River with the special train conveying dignitaries
from the official opening of the new Hawkesbury River Bridge. 1 July 1946.