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    Port Talbot, Margam, Wales: GV Blast furnace installation. LV Blast furnace people congregated round base. SV Machinery by furnace entrance. LV Steel workers waiting for lighting up ceremony. SV PAN Mr. Harold Peek and another man with a 12 ft. gas torch placing it up firing hole. SCU Steel workers watching. SCU Mr. Peek is actually placing torch in firing hole to light furnace. CU Lighting. STV Turbo blower installation LTV PAN Manon platform hangs up communication telephone and gives signal to start up blower pans at end to blower. SV Man opening valve on blower. GV Blower installation smoke rising up ma on platform watching. GV EXT. Showing furnace tower and part of ore feeding gantry. Ground V looking up to ore feeding buckets being carried along gantry GV Gantries and furnace ore buckets unloading in middle distance into hopper. GV Blast furnace installation.



    Industries, Trades and Crafts; Ceremonies - Miscellaneous; Personalities - Business; Great Britain




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    GEMMELL
    Margam

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7CIVJ1FI7TL3KT0PZWRQOJ923
    Media URN:
    VLVA7CIVJ1FI7TL3KT0PZWRQOJ923
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1956
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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