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    Kruszwica, Poland.

    LS. Pan over field of sugar beet growing. Workers seen harvesting them. SCU. Women workers pulling up sugar beet. MS. Horse drawn harrow-like machine digging up beets. Women follow behind and collect them. SCU. Beets dropping out of chute onto ground. LS. Man walking along narrow pathway between large piles of beet. CU. Pile of beet. Train seen passing in background. MS. Elevated pan over barge crammed with beet. CU. Beets in pulping machine in factory. LS. GV. Interior of factory. MS. Large vat with man looking at inspection on the outside. CU. Liquid sugar seen seething through inspection hole in side of vat. MS. Two workers turning on handle on large press. MS. Workers at machines. CU. Stream of crystalline sugar. CU. Mass of crystalline sugar CU. Man watching sugar pouring from chute. CU. Sugar pouring from chute into sack. SCU. Sacks of sugar being loaded onto trucks. MS. Wagons laden with sacks of sugar driving off. MS. Top shot, wagon passing beneath and going away. SCU. Large stack of sacks of sugar.

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    Date found in the old record - 24/11/1949.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:20:00 / 01:48:02:00
    UN 2203 A
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    UN 2203 A
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    Trade & Industry
    Empires of Trade - Tobacco and Sugar abu media 2 Factory Workers Sugar Factories Sugar Factories Back to Berlin 3 Polish History Poland Collection
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