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    THE DUKE IN NEW ZEALAND SEES DRILLING FOR STEAM POWER

    Wairakei, New Zealand.

    GV. Big: sub super scene: at Wairakei and showing steam clouds coming from the ground. Geothermal project. SV. Towards, the Duke of Edinburgh - Prince Philip - with officials making tour of inspection of plant. LV. Two thick short funnels standing vertical, belching steam. GV. Big: where drilling is going on and groups stand watching including the Duke. SV. Duke with two men looking on. SV. Men working at the base of pylon-like structure where the boring is going on. LV. Looks like large drainpipe sticking out of ground, belching steam. LV. One thick and one thin pipe lying on ground belching steam. GV. Big: Duke walking round on inspection with steam coming up in background. GV. Big: of the plant where this work is going on and steam clouds rising above it.

    Narrator states that this project will benefit nuclear research.

    (F.G.) (Orig. I.)

    Sel Origs exist - see other record.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/01/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    32472
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    627.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:35:00 / 01:04:07:00
    Canister:
    57/2
    Sort Number:
    57/002
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Trade & Industry Historical Figures & Celebrities
    WorkSpaces
    Princes in NZ Series Two
  • Stills

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

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