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    Using cable cars to build a sea dam in Holland

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    Zeeland, Holland, The Netherlands

    DAMMING PROGRAMME IN ZEELAND TO PREVENT FLOOD DISASTER

    VS. Cable cars travelling over water carrying rocks which are to be used for the construction of the Grevelingen-dam and stop another flood like the one of 1953. The rocks are released into the sea. The special cable railway to carry the rocks has been installed between the islands of 'Goere' and 'Schouwen-Duiveland' .

    (F.G.)

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    Film ID:
    3177.03
    Media URN:
    89216
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1965
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:58:00 / 01:03:50:00
    Canister:
    UN 3987 E

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