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  • Short Summary

    Huge dockside cranes load and unload cargo from ships.

  • Description

    Dockside Cranes.

    Location of events unknown.

    Huge cranes on docks are shown in operation moving various types of cargo on and off ships. Cranes pick up large crates & move them. Pan on a big scoop hanging from crane as it swings around; dumps load of loose dark powdery stuff into open box on a track.

    Next; shots of the cranes moving long telegraph poles & stacking them in alternating layers.

    Shipping; freight; distribution; machines. Boats and ships; shipyards.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2444.14
    Media URN:
    76959
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:05:00 / 01:56:20:00
    Canister:
    ON 365 E

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