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    Schouwen-Duiveland, Holland: G Air V Breech in dyke, caissons at either side. GV Barge alongside caisson, drops stones thru bottom. TV Barge alongside 3rd caisson, releasing stones. GV 4th caisson being towed towards breech. Shot from tug - Caisson on tow. Angle V Tow - rope thru bollards. TV 4th caisson in position. CU Map showing position at start of operation & position at finish. Night scene - Work going on for 4th caisson. SV Queen Juliana talking to Dutch Minister, Dr. Drees. GV Next day, Flags flying in celebration of completion of operation. Angle V Ditto. G Air V Breech sealed. Another Air V Ditto.



    GOOD SCENES. GV Looking across flooded fields towards houses. SV Flood water around houses. Closer V Ditto. GV Looking from houses back across to breached dyke.



    Royalty; Queen Juliana of the Netherlands (b. 1909, reigned 1948-1980), Civil Engineering




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    Film ID:
    VLVAAX1EJ1TK6US25C87T9MCB1TAP
    Media URN:
    VLVAAX1EJ1TK6US25C87T9MCB1TAP
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/11/1953
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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