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    Item title reads - New Tyne dock. Oil tanker "Mitra" - one of the largest repair jobs to come to the Tyne since war - inaugurates new 480 foot dock at Smiths Dock Co's. Yard. North Shields, Tyneside.

    L/S as the camera pans across the empty dock. M/S of a man turning two handles attached to a long rod, this lets the water flood through, various shots as the dock fills up. M/S of the front of the "Mitra" in the dock, it sails through the ribbon and officially opens it, various shots of the "Mitra" in the new dock.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/10/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    18639
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    804.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:32:00 / 01:31:46:00
    Canister:
    G 1647
    Sort Number:
    G 1647
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    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Trade & Industry
  • Stills

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

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