• Short Summary

    15,000 TONS AT ONE BLAST! New explosive used for first time in Scottish quarry. Granite?

  • Description

    SCOTLAND: Dumfries

    EXT
    Gen. view pan of quarry. Gen. view looking down quarry. Gen. view explosive in wheelbarrow. Gen. view entrance to rockface. Semi view men wheeling explosive into rockface entrance. Semi view (2) explosive being carried to position. Semi top given view men preparing detonator. Semi view switch turned. Gen. top view face of cliff blown away. Semi view men watching. Long view explosion (repeat)
    Background: 15,000 TONS AT ONE BLAST! New explosive used for first time in Scottish quarry. Granite hillside shattered.
    Scotland; Inventions; explosions; Great Britain

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABVQSO2IYE7SI5EQ1AMWRGY5W9
    Media URN:
    VLVABVQSO2IYE7SI5EQ1AMWRGY5W9
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/08/1936
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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