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  • Short Summary

    New dock gates under construction in Scotland for Le Harve and Dieppe.

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    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    New dock gates under construction at Kelliebank Shipyard Alloa, Scotland, which will be towed to Le Harve and Dieppe when completed.

    Elevated general view of the work in progress in the shipyard. M/S of a 21-ton girder section of the dock gate arriving on a trailer truck. Workmen placing sleepers onto lorry to lift up girder prior to slinging it into position for welding onto the dock gates. Several shots of workmen wearing protective face gear and welding girders in place on the dock gate. One of them takes off their helmet - it's a woman! (Good for showing woman at work in traditional male job during peacetime). Workmen welding the final section of a dock gate into position.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:58:00 / 01:19:06:00
    UN 1534 E

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