• Short Summary

    As one oil plant is closed, another is open in Western Australia.

  • Description

    Kwinana & Glen Davis, Australia.

    GV. Oil plants at Kwinana, Western Australia, camera pans to show refinery. SCU. Showing small towers on top of plant. SCU. Angle shot of another tower on plant. SV. Plant, showing line of workers wearing helmets. SCU. Oil workers. SCU. Oil worker presses a button on a piece of electrical apparatus. CU. Gauge registering gallons. CU. Two men, one is holding a bottle of oil against the light.

    SV. Entrance to derelict works at Glen Davis, Australia, showing a gate swinging on its hinges. GV. Derelict oil refinery. SCU. Broken walls with girders showing. SCU. Showing broken girder work.

    GV. The oil works at Glen Davis when it was in production 20 years ago. SV. Oil refinery plants. SV. Smoking chimney. SV. Men emptying shale from a truck. GV. The oil works in operation, smoke is pouring from the chimneys. SCU. Oil pouring into tank. SV. Tank, pan up to show derelict building.

    SV. Angle shot of same building showing weeds from the top. GV. Derelict buildings.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:44:00 / 01:51:00:00

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