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    Ballyshannon, Lough Erne, Northern Ireland. Co-operation between Eire and Northern Ireland led to the building of a new power station.

    GV. Pan up and along Power Lines to Station. GV. Country side pan to New power station at Lough Erne. SCU. Sean Lemass, Minister for Industry and Commerce opens new station by inserting key. CU. Man looking on. SV. Sean Lemass and officials enter station. CU. Two Man. SV. Sean Lemass and another greet Bishops of Raphoe and Clogher by kissing their rings. MV. Officials including Bishops and Lemass walking towards. MV. Crowd pan to Bishops conducting service CU. Bishop. SV. Bishop of Raphoe reading service and making sign of cross SCU. Lemass and others listening to service. SV. Bishop blessing station and sprinkling Holy Water. GV. Control room of power station. SV. Officials pointing out dials to Lemass. CU. Lemass's hand switches on pan up to Lemass. SCU. Pointer on dial revolving. GV. Turbines.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/10/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    27549
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    32.25
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:55:00 / 01:43:32:00
    Canister:
    52/82 (Special)
    Sort Number:
    52/082
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    Taoiseach Ireland's Industrial Heritage 1950-1959 Electricity Silent Cinema Material Moya Brennan Fianna Fail
  • Stills

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

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