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    Full title reads: "Grain Ships Reach India".

    Calcutta, India. Supplies of grain are sent to India to help famine struck areas.

    GV Grain ships in Calcutta docks. SV SS Maidan.

    GV Flooded countryside. SV Peasants wading through flood. MV Peasant women seated on ground. CU Peasant men. SV Ragged woman and child. LV Gol-Ghar granary. SV Children coming down granary steps. MV People swarming on top of train and station. SV People swarming on top of train and station.

    LV Grain ships in Calcutta docks. SV British flag on stern of ship. MV Sacking grain in hold of ship. CU Stitching filled bags. SV Angle shot grain coming up on derricks. CU Indian carrying bag of grain.

    (Lav.) (Orig.C.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/07/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    48168
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1475.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:07:00 / 01:09:03:00
    Canister:
    51/54
    Sort Number:
    51/054
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    India archive Calcutta harbour Food Adventure
  • Stills

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

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