• Short Summary

    Visnews filmed March 12 workmen risking their lives cleaning the atomium, the centrepiece of the 1958 Brussels Fair.

  • Description

    Visnews filmed March 12 workmen risking their lives cleaning the atomium, the centrepiece of the 1958 Brussels Fair.

    The new specially trained for such a giddy job, will complete the cleaning operation in 15 days.

    the atomium, 330-feet high, symbolises man's entry into the atomic age. It is one of the few remaining structures on the Fair site which is in Heysel Park. The atomium is on a ten-year lease.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAA5K7ZUDZ0UV7R379EHAE9GLQZ
    Media URN:
    VLVAA5K7ZUDZ0UV7R379EHAE9GLQZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/03/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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