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  • Short Summary

    Good footage of Egyptian life at Port Said (?) during war time.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    The Suez Canal - 1943. Egypt.

    Various shots, possibly at Port Said. Vessels tied up at dockside. Egyptians mending fishing nets on the quayside. Several shots of destroyer making its way up canal under the eye if Allied troops dug in along its bank. Shots of street scenes and markets in Port Said. Good shots of sacks of foodstuffs being unloaded by Egyptian workers. Several shots of steam locomotive being lifted by crane in the docks.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1815.12
    Media URN:
    60680
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:09:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:10:00 / 01:45:55:00
    Canister:
    UN 325 A

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