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    Oberon, Australia.

    Title reads 'Money From the Creeks'.

    Various shots of the people looking for gem stones in a creek in Australian mountains. They find some of the stones. Close up shots of uncut sapphire, zircon and small piece of gold also found in the creek. Various shots of a man putting gem stones in a small horizontal tumbler - this is the easiest way of polishing the stones. Several shots of the polished stones. Various shots of the jewellery made of Australian gem stones and the man at desk making it - the same man seen earlier polishing stones.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 25/07/1965.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    88121
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3124.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:00:00 / 01:49:51:00
    Canister:
    UN 4043 H
    Sort Number:
    UN 4043 H
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Trade & Industry
  • Stills

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

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