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  • Short Summary

    A digging machine cuts a road in South Africa.

  • Description

    Trenchant mechanical digger - cutting a road in South Africa.

    Various shots large metal tulip-shaped jaws lowering and scooping up a lot of dirt, and large crane lifting this 'jaw' up and swinging over. Some workers also in picture.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1872.59
    Media URN:
    72038
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:57:00 / 01:54:47:00
    Canister:
    ON 059 M

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