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  • Description

    Ecuador, South America.

    Shot from train driver's cabin, going through tunnel. From driver's cabin, passing workmen. SCU. Surveyors looking through level. SCU. Workmen working on timber bridge - pan down to rocks. Side view of workmen working on temporary bridge. CU. Drill boring into rock. GV. Blasting. GV. Pile being hammered into ground. SLV. Man standing on girders being pulled across on cable and suddenly he slips and nearly loses his balance. SCU. Workmen laying rails. CU. Workman hammering and bolting limes to timber. SLV. Train by camera. View from driver cabin - two cows running away from train. Shot from guards' van of train coming towards camera.

    (F.G.) (Orig "I")

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/11/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    31336
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    555.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:12:00 / 01:17:01:00
    Canister:
    55/88
    Sort Number:
    55/088
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Trade & Industry
  • Stills

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

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