• Short Summary

    A new machine - the 'thousand ton drag-line excavator' - is launched by MP Alfred Robens and is shown digging up earth at 54 tonnes a time from a coal field near Newcastle.

  • Description

    A new machine - the 'thousand ton drag-line excavator' - is launched by MP Alfred Robens and is shown digging up earth at 54 tonnes a time from a coal field near Newcastle.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1IFDJODEOJ97RHU1HXUG3OM2Q
    Media URN:
    VLVA1IFDJODEOJ97RHU1HXUG3OM2Q
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/02/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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