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    Location: East Kimberley, Australia

    Title reads: "Huge New Rice Project On Ord River".

    Aerial view of the Ord River making its way through East Kimberley area in South Australia. Two good shots of mechanical excavator loading earth on to a lorry wok has just started on a huge project which includes two dams and an irrigation area.

    LS. Bulldozer at work. GV. New irrigation scheme under way. GV. Rice field which is the first of many to be made on this two hundred acres which are to be irrigated rice that will be exported to Asia.

    MS. Rice farmer Roy Kinsey takes a close look at his rice shoots. Aerial view of area under new irrigation schemes. (FG. Comb)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    86564
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3040.24
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:17:00 / 01:57:12:00
    Canister:
    UN 3611 F
    Sort Number:
    UN 3611 F
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    Rice Farmers
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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