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  • Short Summary

    Trenches are created through controlled explosions. New York, America (USA, U.S.A.).

  • Description

    Item title reads - Trench digging by dynamite. A little work with tamps, a lot of powder, BANG! - and the job is done. New York, America (USA, U.S.A.).

    M/S of hands depressing a plunger. L/S of massive explosion throwing up earth and smoke. M/S as plunger is pulled up and depressed again, causing another huge explosion. L/S of the trench with water running through, and earth at the side.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    826.37
    Media URN:
    19007
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    27/12/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:52:00 / 01:55:39:00
    Canister:
    G 1671

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