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  • Short Summary

    New oil rig for offshore wells starts operating in Texas. America.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Title - 'Texas'.

    New oil drilling rig for offshore wells. United States of America (USA).

    LS drill, LS crowd going up gangplank. CU crowd watching. MS as large key is handed over. MS as crowd applauds. MS as bottle of champagne swings across to christen rig. Various shots of the new rig.

    Various shots men operating the drill. CU man at controls. MS men up rig. MS men lowering the drill. Various shots of the drill being put into position. LS rig.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2852.32
    Media URN:
    82996
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:26:00 / 02:00:47:00
    Canister:
    UN 2936 E

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