• Short Summary

    Construction workers on the Nidd Valley Dam site.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: A Big Job: Building Bradford's great dam in the Nidd Valley. It is a part of the water supply scheme and will employ 1000 men for 15 years.

    ENGLAND: Yorkshire:
    EXT
    Workers on dam construction site laying sections of huge pipe
    Trucks of rubble along on railway track
    Men pack explosives into rock, then sound warning on horn as dynamite explosion blows up rock face
    Men with pick-axes chip at rock as excavating machine gathers rubble
    Background: Construction workers on the Nidd Valley Dam site.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA187IS0Y9VUQABWCV4J9Q1N3Q
    Media URN:
    VLVA187IS0Y9VUQABWCV4J9Q1N3Q
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/07/1926
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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