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Bushfire fighters from Hunter District in N.S.W. keeping a watch for spot fires in the home paddocks at Ballineen as the Stockyard fire runs through, [17 January 2003] [picture] / Jeff Cutting
Bib ID 3511625
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Cutting, Jeff, 1945-
 
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Description 2003 
1 photograph : col. ; image 29.6 x 44.7 cm., on sheet 32.8 x 48.3 cm. 
Series

Cutting, Jeff, 1945- Blood red noon, photography of the Brindabella & southern ACT fires of January 2003.

Summary

"Ballineen Homestead, Apollo Road at 2345 hrs, 17:01:2003. With fire running down both sides of "Ballineen", a newly arrived strike force from the Hunter Valley (the cavalry); rolled in and dispersed into the home paddocks to attack spot fires and protect outbuildings"--Note from the photographer.

Notes

Title from caption list supplied by the photographer, see file NLA04/564.

Part of the collection: A blood red noon, photography of the Brindabella & southern ACT fires of January 2003.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-149584995

Source of Acquisition Purchased 2005. 
Subjects Forest fires -- Australian Capital Territory -- Photographs.  |  Wildfires -- Australian Capital Territory -- Photographs.  |  Natural disasters -- Australian Capital Territory -- Photographs.  |  Fire engines -- Australian Capital Territory -- Photographs.  |  Wildfire fighters -- Australian Capital Territory -- Photographs.  |  Wildfire fighters -- New South Wales -- Hunter Valley -- Photographs.  |  Volunteer fire fighters -- Australian Capital Territory -- Photographs.  |  Volunteer fire fighters -- New South Wales -- Hunter Valley -- Photographs.  |  Fire extinction -- Australian Capital Territory -- Photographs.  |  Ballineen (A.C.T.) -- Photographs.
Occupation Fire fighters.
Other authors/contributors Cutting, Jeff, 1945-
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