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    Holland (Netherlands).

    Various air and sea shots of the Dutch putting the final two caissons into position to complete the dyke that will close off the Lauwer Sea in Northern Holland. Small ships gathered around to watch the closing of dyke. More shots of the men working on closing the dyke. This will eliminate repeats of flooding which has always threatened the areas of Groningen and Friesland.

    (F/G)

    Date found in the old record - 02/06/1969.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1969
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    85982
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3005.26
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:22:00 / 02:01:33:00
    Canister:
    UN 4448 G
    Sort Number:
    UN 4448 G
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    Categories
    Religion & Politics
  • Stills

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

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