• Short Summary

    An item showing Haweswater dam under construction in Cumbria.

  • Description

    Item title reads - A good dam job.

    Building Haweswater dam. Cumbria.

    L/S of the reservoir and hills in the background. Various shots of the dam and water flowing. M/S as men dig rocks. M/S as concrete is lifted in big container and sent to reservoir on a pulley system, M/S of it pouring down a conveyor belt into the foundations. L/S of the dam.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    987.27
    Media URN:
    18162
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:38:00 / 01:24:25:00
    Canister:
    38/87

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