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  • Short Summary

    Canada builds dam, power station and town around it.

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    Terrace Bay, Ontario, Canada.

    LS. Excavations for dam in Canada. CU. Two surveyors. LS. Dam. MS. Bulldozer at work on excavation. MS. Two surveyors looking up at the dam. CU. Two surveyors. LS. Elevated panning shot of landscape showing river before building operations began. LS. Landscape shot. Pan round to work on dam construction. MS. Men working on top of dam. MS. Man walking to entrance of tunnel, which leads lake to power house. Follow through of man walking through tunnel. CU. Men shovelling up rocks. CU. Men shovelling up rocks. CU. Grab lifting up rock. CU. Loaded grab. LS. Taken from power house. Tunnel opening is seen with load of stone being lifted by crane. LS. Lake, with workings in foreground. MS. Tunnel with men working on it. CU. Welder at work on pen stocks. MS. Welding pen stocks. MS. Tilt up from pen stocks to top of tunnel showing power tower. MS. Power tower. MS. Tilt from hydro truck to power banks and surge tank in background. LS. High angle shot of dam with water pouring from gates. New lake full of water. LS. The lake with dam in foreground, pan to full screen of lake. MS. Men in boats pushing logs about. MS. Loggers on the boat. LS. The pulp mill. CU. Conveyor belt with logs moving along it. CU. Engineers and executives watching. LS. Elevated shot of moving conveyor belt, pan to two piles of logs. LS. Men going to work in mill. CU. Back view of men filing into mill. MS. A cottage in the town with kids and woman on lawn. MS. Woman and children on lawn. Woman with two children. MS. Two women cycling along road, pan across road to shopping centre. Girls leave bikes and walk into shopping centre. LMS. Back view of two women going into shop. CU. Woman with three children. Two girls entering shopping centre.

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    Information found in the old record - Cuts 49/9.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:46:00 / 01:57:04:00
    UN 2060 A

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