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    Item title reads: " Nerves Of Steel. Engineers at work erecting 192 ft crane from Baker Street Station - 31 ft. higher than Nelsons Column - provide daily thrills.

    London

    L/S of a tall crane with men at work midway. A man walks along the arm of the crane. The camera follows him out. Camera looks down to the street far below. From below L/S, men on the arm wave 'come back'. There are more shots up top of the men on the crane arm.

    Note: It makes me nervous to think of it, stunning shots from a brave cameraman. That was surely going up in the world.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/11/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33521
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    706.29
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:42:00 / 01:41:13:00
    Canister:
    G 1452
    Sort Number:
    G 1452
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    Categories
    Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    MAN ON WIRE misc
  • Stills

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

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