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    Title reads: "Kariba Dam - big progress".

    Kariba, Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe and Zambia) and Portuguese East Africa (now Mozambique).

    Various shots water gushing from outlets in Kariba Dam. G/V water flowing from the dam.

    Elevated shot giant transformer on the back of truck coming past camera. C/U bridge shored up to carry weight of transformer, pan up to trailer carrying transformer. Elevated shot truck entering underground power station.

    C/U workmen watching. Transformer is lifted off off trailer, pan to notice reading "Twelve Feet Wide". C/U driver of the overhead crane which is lifting the transformer. C/U transformer being moved into position.

    Elevated shot water gushing from new outlets in the dam wall. Elevated shot in Kariba Dam.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/08/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    51176
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1591.31
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:43:00 / 01:35:44:00
    Canister:
    59/69
    Sort Number:
    59/069
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Trade & Industry Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Kariba Dam no comment Rupert the Rhino Engneering Mozambique Mozambique Zambia Archive Zimbabwe
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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