Timber rafting mechanised in Russia.
Soviet Union, USSR.
GV. Timber yard. GV. Logs on conveyor. SV. Control switch. CU. Logs passing camera on conveyor where they are mechanically numbered and totalled up. CU. Machine showing the number of logs. Various shots of logs on conveyor belt, and of the logs being rolled off into water. CU. Machine showing when there is sufficient timber in a section. Various shots of logs being sorted and tied together ready to be rafted downstream.
Date found in the old record - 28/02/1958. Russian voiceover.