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  • Short Summary

    Dredgers at work off coast of Holland, possibly to retrieve gold from a wreck.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.

    Title reads: "Holland".

    Holland / Netherlands.

    A boat moves out across water towards a larger vessel, possibly a dredger.

    Shots on vessel as gravel is brought to the surface and sorted by workmen.

    People come to meet men in suits who are holding a bar of something - it looks like gold.

    VS of people cheering as Netherlands flags are raised.

    N.B. Without paperwork or soundtrack it is very difficult to know what is going on here - MD. It may be the neg of 38/65 released on 15/08/1938 which is listed as being missing - the record reads as below:-

    Off the Dutch coast the dredger "Karimata" is sucking up, ton by ton, the remains of the British warship "Lutine" which sank in a storm nearly one hundred and fifty years ago with a cargo of gold.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:03:00 / 01:56:45:00
    UN 58 I

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