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Members of the Silverstream Fire Brigade with their Dennis fire engine at the newly established Silverstream Fire Station, 1930

Reference Number: APG-1793-1/2-G

Side view of the fire engine at the newly established Silverstream Fire Brigade, with five firemen in full uniform with fire helmets, and two younger firemen, on the engine. Albert Percy Godber is standing behind the fire engine, 2nd from the left. On the side of fire station is a sign giving the various alarm signals for the 3 different districts in the area. The sign is headed "S.S.V.F.B. Fire alarms. Fire Bell. Main Road. Silverstream". Photographed by Albert Percy Godber in 1930.

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Part of:
Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00048 (2024 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 4.75 inches. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Historical Notes: Identification of subject and location from Godber's own index at TL 6/1/15 (filed in Photographic Archives), in the 1/2 plate sequence under: F. Fire Brigade (4). Silverstream. 1930. First motor. Box 122. See also negatives at APG-1788-1/2, APG-1789-1/2 and APG-1790-1/2 for other images of the Fire Brigade taken at the same time.

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "A P Godber Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".

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