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  • Short Summary

    First oil tanker 'President Meny' leaving Algeria for France.

  • Description

    Philippeville Port, Algeria.

    Oil rig, pan down to pipe with oil pouring out. Various air shots of the oil refineries, settlements and desert in Algeria. Air shot of a long train transporting oil. More air shots of the countryside and oil refineries, now some mountains seen Various shots the tanker "President Meny" in Philippeville port - the first oil tanker to leave Algeria for France. Algerian Minister Mr Robert Lacoste and officials visiting the ship. Ship sails out to sea, several air views of tanker at sea.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 05/03/1958.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2590.15
    Media URN:
    69703
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:40:00 / 01:20:38:00
    Canister:
    UN 3055 B

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