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    Rubbish tip Staten Island. Location of events unknown

    M/Ss of rubbish in large tip (or landfill site). A dumper truck appears on screen and empties out more rubbish. Various shots of the rubbish which includes many pieces of cardboard and plastic bags. L/S of tanker style lorry driving nearby to the tip. Shots of lorry with skip loaded onto the back arriving at the tip. M/S of lorry emptying slurry into pit.

    Cataloguer's note: Not sure whether the name 'Staten Island' was a nickname for the tip as this is certainly shot on location in the United Kingdom and not New York.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1972
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    86828
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3055.01
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:07:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:10:00 / 01:07:28:00
    Canister:
    UN 4576 C
    Sort Number:
    UN 4576 C
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    landfill New York 70s New York - 1960s and 1970s 1960s and 1970s New York Pollution
  • Stills

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

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