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    Kicking Horse Pass, Rocky Mountains, Canada.

    Canadians are building a road through the Rockies. GV. Rocky mountains, river running along. LV. Lorries with workmen moving along. SV. Men pushing charges into rocks for blasting. SV. A mountain goat watching on cliff top. GV. Rocky mountains, in foreground lorries and cranes etc., standing around. There is an explosion in the hillside and the debris shoots across the valley. SV. Pan, mountain goats running up hillside. SV. Crane with big scoop on it clearing away the rubble onto lorry. GV. Pan, showing the Rockies, snow capped mountains in background, lorries going away with the rubble. GV. Rockies, heavy machinery on the road in foreground. SCU. Towards, big tractor laying (or levelling out) loads of small stones. GV. Road with lorry coming towards, piles of stones laid down centre of road.

    (F.G.) (Orig 'L')

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/08/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    32103
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    597.24
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:02:00 / 01:29:48:00
    Canister:
    56/68
    Sort Number:
    56/068
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    American Mountains American Mountains
  • Stills

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

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