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  • Short Summary

    Good shots of Krupps steelworks and liquid metal being poured into transporter containers.

  • Description

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

    Ruhr, Germany

    Various good shots, the Krupps steelworks where molten steel is being poured into a container which will take the liquid iron to its destination. Various shots, a large transporter container or "torpedo truck", 34 metres long, (effectively a boiler with 50 cm thick walls) carrying the hot liquid iron at 1400 degrees Celsius along the motorway from Rheinhausen to a foundry in Bechum. MS Steam engine passes camera. CU Driver looking out of window. CU Wheels turning. LS Container leaving steelworks on train. CU Managers watching. MS Container being filled with liquid iron. CU Workers watching. Excellent shot of molten steel or iron being poured into a mould at steelworks.

    Note: Date on original record: 08/03/1968.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2999.04
    Media URN:
    85824
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1968
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:08:00 / 01:07:05:00
    Canister:
    UN 4370 A

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