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At Footscray a Church is Pulled Down (1911)

This footage shows the preparations for demolition of a small church in Paisley Street, Footscray. It was screened at the opening of the Grand Picture Theatre in November 1911.

Length: 1 minute 9 seconds

Alternative title: At Footscray, Melbourne, a Church is Pulled Down in Paisley Street to Make Room for a Picture Theatre

Original aspect ratio: 1.33:1 (Academy full frame)

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National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 70646