• Short Summary

    Dams in Western Australia make land increasingly fertile.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    Title reads: "The Ord". Australian voiceovered newsreel material.

    River Ord, Western Australia.

    GV Pan over the area of the River Ord irrigation scheme, small dam and a couple of water wheels. VS of cotton growing in fields and the mechanical harvester comes along and takes it back to the mill. Inside showing the process of refining the raw cotton etc. LS Bundles of cotton. VS Man looking at sugar cane crop which is not yet up to standard. GV Pan of the irrigated area.

    (Comb.F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 25/09/1966.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    3214.14
    Media URN:
    89946
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:11:00 / 01:42:54:00
    Canister:
    UN 4177 B

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