Photographic collection: Compilation of enree photo’s from s. Wales evening post article entitled “fire fighting was arm of the law." Photo’s captioned:- i) Former police sergeant fried waters is fair from the left in the second row in this 1930 photograph of Swansea’s team of fie fighters. ii) When this photograph was taken in the early 30s, this Dennis escape tender was one of the most modern appliances available. The engine, seen fitted with an 80’ fix tending ladder, was attending a fire at an oil and car works on a Plasmal industrial site. iii) Taken from Belle Vue street, this photograph shows Swansea police firemen and the equipment in use at the time lined up in front of the old school for the disabled

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 216 P/PR/83ii/4/2
  • Dates of Creation
      1930s
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 photograph, black and white