Inside Forth Knox - Colour 1971

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    This material is shot in colour.

    Fort Knox, Kentucky, United States of America (USA).

    Long shot of a large metal door inside US Gold Bullion Depository - entrance to the safe? Man comes and opens massive, at least two feet thick metal door revealing bars behind. Various shots of the details of the lock with man operating it to open the door. Various close up shots of mass of coins on pile. More bags of coins being thrown on the pile to be counted by machine. Various close up shots of the coins being pushed and dropped into quite complex looking machine that counts and packs them. Various shots, some good close up shots, of the paper money on conveyor belt being sorted small piles to be packaged. Stacks of packed paper money being piled up by machine.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1971
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    86716
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3049.04
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:09:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:18:00 / 01:26:01:00
    Canister:
    UN 4572 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 4572 A
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