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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Simplon Pass".

    Switzerland. A snowplough is used to clear large drifts in the Swiss Alps.

    GV Snow plough clearing Simplon road. MV Men breaking ice with picks as snow plough shoots stream of ice into air. CU Pan up stream of ice. MV Stream of ice shooting into air. MV Stream of ice passing in front of sun. MV Channel dug by snow plough. Snow plough still operating CU Snow plough at work in partly-cleared channel.

    LV Monk's Hospice. Snow plough at work in channel leading to it. LV Hospice. MV Cleared channel.

    (Dupe Neg.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/04/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    47818
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1466.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:14:00 / 01:04:46:00
    Canister:
    50/33
    Sort Number:
    50/033
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    Categories
    Science & Technology
  • Stills

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

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