A massive pipeline is laid across the forests of Canada.
Unused / unissued material -
Title reads: "'Big Inch' - Canada's Amazing Pipeline". American voiceovered newsreel material.
AV Dense forest area. VS of parts of the Trans-Canadian pipeline (known as the 'Big Inch') being transported on railway. MS lorry passing by with parts of the pipe line. LS Clearing a way to make into a trench. MS Crane and pneumatic drill at work on the clearing. CU box of dynamite explosives. LS Workman sets of dynamite. VS of explosion. VS of the pipeline being laid and being sealed together.
(F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 11/08/1958.