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  • Short Summary

    Cutting and crushing sugar cane and processing logs.

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    British Guiana

    GV Diamond sugar grinding plant. MS barges full of sugar cane. VS can lifted out of barges onto platform and pushed into grinding machine. CU sugar cane. Var CUs workers faces. GV barges and cane fields. Top shot (from crane) of cane being lifted. MS sacks of sugar ready to load on barges. VS women walking through field carrying belongings on their heads. VS man cutting sugar can with a machete. VS men carrying bundles of cane on their heads to barge. VS men and women workers walking through fields. MS overseer (European) on horse. GVs fields and factory. (THIS MATERIAL IS THE SAME AS
    UN 2664 A)
    VS exterior of saw mill, logs lifted by crane, sawing tree trunks into sections. Var. shots of workers and CU saw. VS logs being processed. Interior of saw mill. VS logs being processed into planks. GV interior of saw mill. MS male worker with cloth over mouth. VS logs being processed. MS "No Smoking In The Mill" sign.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued / unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:08:00 / 01:10:32:00
    UN 2665 B

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