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To Market - Cattle from Inland Travel by Road Train

A comparison of transporting cattle by droving or by road train.
Series : Australian Colour Diary | Episode : 9 | Year : 1959 | Total Duration : 3 Minutes | Producer : Frank Bagnall
Director : Jack S Allan, Neil Howe |
LV herd of cattle in outback landscape. Cattle grazing on grass on rocky ground, two stockmen on horses up sandy bank. Good shots cattle driven across outback, CU stockman cracking bull whip.
Access No. 43978 | 45 secs | 1950s | NT, Australia | © NFSA | Colour |
Sign Maryville Road Train Base. Red utility truck to camera. Cattle in yards,girl with dog next to them. Man opening gate and VS cattle loaded onto Rotinoff road train manufactured by Rolls Royce. Good shot road train ÒJulieÓ on bonnet, slowly drawing out. Good shots of truck with three trailers travelling on flat straight outback roads at 30 miles an hour
Access No. 130859 | 1 min 16 secs | 1950s | Maryville, NT, Australia | © NFSA | Colour |