Malaya AKA Malaya At Work 1949

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    Perak, Penang, Ipoh, Singapore
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    MALAYA

    GV. Pan of Singapore. LS GV Busy street scenes, with people, buses, rick-shaw etc (sev. shots). LS. A public building. LS. The Supreme Court building. LS. Cathy House (former Headquarters of Lord Louis Mountbatten) LS. Main roads outside the city. (two shots) LS. A Public building.

    LS GV palm trees and rubber plantation at Perak. LS Pan natives collecting latex from trees. CU Native working on a tree trunk. LS Natives carrying buckets of latex. MS Factory interiors - rubber handling. Ls Loading barges with bundles of rubber in Penang. LS Loading and unloading at docks.

    LS Old fashioned tin mine in a valley, Ipoh. MS Primitive method of getting tin from river bed. CU Natives 'panning' for tin. LS Hydraulic method of washing. Ls Modern troughs. Ls Mass of tin ingots in storage sheds.
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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    68413
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2543.13
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    Black & White
    Duration
    00:04:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:35:00 / 01:23:36:00
    Canister:
    UN 2331 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 2331 A
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