• Short Summary

    New ocean going drilling machine is tested in the North Sea, Scotland.

  • Description

    Ocean drill is tested. Gairloch, Scotland.

    L/S of offshore Mercury oil rig. C/U 'OFFSHORE MERCURY LONDON'. L/S on the rig showing deck. C/U of the superstructure. M/S of pilot in control room. C/U of the pilot. C/U radar controls. Pan across to man looking in equipment. L/S interior panel for controlling and jacking the legs. C/U panel. L/S of engine room. L/S of exterior of rig.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2233.43
    Media URN:
    57612
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/11/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:13:00 / 01:52:54:00
    Canister:
    69/96

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