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  • Short Summary

    A massive pipeline is laid across the forests of Canada.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Title reads: "'Big Inch' - Canada's Amazing Pipeline". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    Canada.

    AV Dense forest area. VS of parts of the Trans-Canadian pipeline (known as the 'Big Inch') being transported on railway. MS lorry passing by with parts of the pipe line. LS Clearing a way to make into a trench. MS Crane and pneumatic drill at work on the clearing. CU box of dynamite explosives. LS Workman sets of dynamite. VS of explosion. VS of the pipeline being laid and being sealed together.

    (F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 11/08/1958.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2886.12
    Media URN:
    83546
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1958
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:11:00 / 01:25:31:00
    Canister:
    UN 3129 F

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