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  • Short Summary

    Good shots on board the British Petroleum Oil Rig 'Sea Quest' drilling for oil at sea.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    Various shots on board the BP Oil Rig 'Sea Quest'. Shots of controls and gauges. Views from helicopter approaching rig out at sea. Aerials coming in to land on British Petroleum oil rig helipad. VS of helicopter coming in to land. VS of drilling equipment and men working. CU of drill bit. LS of legs of oil rig in the sea. More shots of boring and drilling equipment. More working with large drill. VS of long pipes being rigged up. Shots of material welling up from drill hole. More shots of men with drill.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3284.02
    Media URN:
    91130
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1972
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:11:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:49:00 / 01:19:03:00
    Canister:
    UN 4587 C

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    A frequently seen clapperboard during the clip tells us that the date of filming was 12 October 1972.

    Further footage from the same trip can be seen in clip 3389.06.

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