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  • Short Summary

    Surveyors and engineers measure Abu Simbel temple.

  • Description

    Abu Simbel, Egypt.

    Documentation on file.

    LS. Large paddle steamer on Nile arriving by the great Temple of Rameses II. MS. Tourists leaving steamer and walking on the sandy shore. GV. The temple of Abu Simbel which is cut into the side of hill. VS. Carvings, etc. in the walls of the temple. VS. Entrance and interior of temple showing the large statues of Rameses. VS. Archaeologists at work inside and out of the temple, along with surveyors and engineers they measure and work out ideas for preserving the temple.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3098.18
    Media URN:
    87552
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1964
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:45:00 / 01:53:26:00
    Canister:
    UN 3859 E

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