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  • Description

    Full title reads: "DURBAN".

    Durban, South Africa.

    Various shots of South African men working on placing a portable breakwater to cut the strong current on Durban beach in attempt to keep the sand from being sucked into the sea. Strong current sucks the sand into sea endangering the beach. Line of men spreading long canvas with steel wire into the water to cut the current and save the sand.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/08/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    13699
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    929.65
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:53:00 / 01:56:32:00
    Canister:
    37/64
    Sort Number:
    37/064
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    South Africa Archive
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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