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  • Short Summary

    Engineers operating an air-burning drill in a stone quarry.

  • Description

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

    Russia, USSR / Union of Soviet Socialist Republics

    Workman using pneumatic drill. Pan around a working quarry. Various shots, Soviet engineers preparing ground and operating the burner which injects burning air into rock and can pierce the strongest rock 80 times faster than traditional methods (reactive drilling). LS Freight trucks on railway carrying rock away.

    Note: Date on original record: 14/10/1958.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2912.21
    Media URN:
    84067
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1958
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:09:00 / 01:39:54:00
    Canister:
    UN 3141 A

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