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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of bulldozers clearing sand in a desert landscape, irrigation pipes gushing water and workers picking fruit from the newly irrigated land.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Alexandria, Egypt

    LS Line of three bulldozers pushing sand in desert landscape. MS Two bulldozers pushing sand up a slope. (2 shots). CU Bulldozers at work. (4 shots). LS Farm worker spreading soil over the sand. CU Various shots of water gushing out of land pipes into canal. Various shots of agricultural workers picking fruit and holding up baskets of produce. Various shots of new buildings including a mosque.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 28/06/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2684.33
    Media URN:
    79660
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:35:00 / 01:48:12:00
    Canister:
    UN 2744 I

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