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  • Short Summary

    Italian electricity generators are built to be powered by Lignite.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Arezzo, Italy.

    VS of children playing with disused steam locomotives - possibly from quarry of minerals line. MS of man looking through a theodolite. Various shots of large machines being used in Lignite (Brown Coal) quarry. Lots of equipment is being brought in and assembled at what appears to be a new open cast mine for Lignite. VS of massive cutting machine at work and huge conveyor belts.

    Various shots of construction of power station at Santa Barbara. VS of officials and dignitaries looking at conveyor belt in action. VS of dignitaries at Electricity power station.

    (F/G) Old record suggests material dates from around 13/05/1957.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2876.16
    Media URN:
    83347
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:08:00 / 01:33:53:00
    Canister:
    UN 2974 C

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