Reclaiming The Land 1949

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    Unissued / unused material.

    Land reclamation in Norfolk (Norfolk Broads).

    Various shots man building raft made from reeds. Various shots men building flood barriers using reed rafts. M/S cranes lifting silt from bed of river. L/S crane and other pieces of machinery. C/U marshes. C/U dead crabs in marshland. C/U cement mixers on rails. C/U crane. M/S bundles of brush on river. Various shots long brush raft. Various shots of marshes in natural state. M/S sheep grazing on bank.

    Cuts from item in New Pictorial issue 265. Date given on old record is 10/10/1949.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    65522
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2294.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:13:00 / 01:52:50:00
    Canister:
    UN 2248 C
    Sort Number:
    UN 2248 C
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