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  • Short Summary

    Building scenes of the dam in Puerto Rico which is nearing completion

  • Description

    Caonillas, Puerto Rico

    CAONILLAS (PUERTO RICO) DAM.

    M.S. Side view - Hydro Plant under construction since 1942. M.S. Elevated shot of the top of the dam. C.U. Sign, reading, "PRWRA, CAONILLAS DAM 1948". L.S. Power House under construction. Section of dam under construction and engineers at work. CU Engineer and Engineers hands. CU Welder at work. MS Men working by dam. CU Dam face under construction. Various view of latter. M.S. Labourers carrying bags of cement. (stamped Puerto Rico) C.U. ditto. M.S. Pouring cement into section of dam. S.C.U. Cement vat. Various general scenes near project. M.S. an section of 8 foot pipe being moved up incline. MS Engineers discussing the project. CU. Full screen face of dam. L.S. View of surrounding country from top of Dam.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2447.08
    Media URN:
    67082
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:05:00 / 01:22:15:00
    Canister:
    UN 1955 C

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