Subterranean Archaeologists 1948

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    Subterranean archaeologists.

    Wookey Hole Cave, Somerset.

    M/S of a truck drawing up in the gloom. M/S as the archaeologists get out with their equipment and descend into the caves. Various shots as they establish a base in the cave. M/S as they put on diving outfits. M/S as water drips down, the camera pans across the caves. C/U of diver, camera pans to oxygen apparatus. M/S as man tests torch underwater. M/S as he sets off into the murky depths. M/S of one diver walking upright under water. Various shots as they explore, one man finds something and picks it up. M/S of woman putting water on stove ready to make drinks. C/U diver. M/S of an object they have found from 2000 B.C. C/U of the woman writing a record of the dive. M/S of diver looking at the treasure.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/09/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44643
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1357.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:13:00 / 01:07:32:00
    Canister:
    NP 210
    Sort Number:
    NP 210
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