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  • Short Summary

    Views of the building of a Hydro electric dam in Sicily.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.

    Title reads: "Sicily"

    Sicily, Italy.

    Long view of dam - part of hydro-electric power generation scheme. Closer shots of the hydroelectric dam - it is being built, large sections are being filled with concrete. CU men working, a drill bit bites into rock. Writing on a wall of the dam mentions 'Duce". Rubble is carried about on a tipper system. A man tilts the tipper to empty out the rock. Shots of the concrete being poured into the dam workings. Men work with drills. A man walks down a tunnel with a light (odd shot).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    518.08
    Media URN:
    58091
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:28:00 / 01:31:47:00
    Canister:
    UN 57 G

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