• Short Summary

    The task of opening the St. Lawrence River for navigation is going forward at a?

  • Description

    The task of opening the St. Lawrence River for navigation is going forward at a good pace....One of the last jobs: clearing a channel through the ice at the approaches to Montreal harbour.

    To smash through the remaining floes, harbour officials brought in the D'Iberville --Canada's newest and toughest ice breaker. A number of interested by-standers watched from a lookout point as she went to work. The D'Iberville is rated one of the most powerful ice-breakers in the world. Like others of her kind, she does the job, not by cutting through the ice, but by riding up over it and allowing her weight to crush it. The D'Iberville's next task: Breaking up floes on the Saguenay River.....

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAE7DJ8C5FMBN6V07UH93QBJNOP
    Media URN:
    VLVAE7DJ8C5FMBN6V07UH93QBJNOP
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/03/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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