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  • Short Summary

    The power of the Volga River is harnessed to the Stalingrad Hydroelectric Station.

  • Description

    Stalingrad (now known as Volgograd) on the Volga River, Russia.

    GV.Large reservoir on the Volga, pan to GV. of the Dam and hydroelectric project under construction. Various shots, work in progress on the Dam. Various shots at night of lorries dropping slabs of concrete into the Volga, as foundation for the dam. GV.Dam foundation, made up of concrete blocks. CU.Two engineers. CU.Lorries arriving at the site and dropping concrete into the river. (Day shots). MS.Crowd of spectators with cut-in of concrete slab falling into the water. Panning shot, aerial view of the dam.

    Mute Lav.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2920.07
    Media URN:
    84291
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1958
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:08:00 / 01:23:43:00
    Canister:
    UN 3155 C

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