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    Electric power for Czechoslovakian railways.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Electric power for the Czechoslovakian railways.

    MS of the overhead power lines on a railway pan to LS of a diesel electric train coming towards camera. MS wheels passing camera. MS of the train, pan with it as it disappears behind a stationary passenger train.

    MS of overhead power lines. Exterior MS of a special railway wagon which carries a transformer. MS of the interior of the wagon. CU of the power lines that lead from the wagon. MS panning shots of a special train which carries equipment for supplying electric power to the lines.

    Various shots of the equipment installed in the train - insulators, transformer, turbines control panels, etc. MS of a technician at work in the train. CU of dials showing volts etc. being converted and supplied by the equipment. MS panning shots of the cables that enter the train carrying the current. Exterior MS of the train, pan up two cables which carry the current. High angle MS of a coal train being pushed by a diesel electric shunting engine.

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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:
    01:49:11:00 / 01:50:41:00
    UN 3312 B

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