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  • Short Summary

    Portable dam for fighting the floods is demonstrated.

  • Description

    Amsterdam, Holland (Netherlands).

    GV. Dam being towed on boats up river. GV. Dam going under King's Bridge during transport. SV. Tug. GV. Dam being brought up river. GV. Two lifting towers, bridge behind where dam will be put into position. GV. Dam being manoeuvred into position. SV. Crowd on bank looking on. GV. Dam almost in position. SV. Steel girders. GV. Dam. SV. Men on tug turning winch. GV. Dam looking like a bridge. GV. Ferry boats going across in front of dam that is now in position.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 19/02/1958.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2590.02
    Media URN:
    69690
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:06:00 / 01:04:15:00
    Canister:
    UN 3052 D

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