Northumberland Walking Drag Line (1969)

  • Description

    Northumberland. SV Bucket of the dragline, man walks inside the bucket to show its size. CU Camera inside the bucket. Pan up to show the walking dragline. GV Walking dragline. L/S with its name, 'Big Georgie'. GV Two men standing at base of dragline to demonstrate size of it. One of the men has to use a ladder to get onto it. GV The large bucket with a lorry in background which gives you some idea of size of bucket. LV Drag line working. SV Int. of dragline. Man at controls, as he pulls bucket towards him to pick up earth. CU Bucket filling up. CU Int. man at controls. GV Taken from inside as bucket fills up. SV as dragline swings round to empty bucket. GV Int. as bucket swings away. CU Man at control. CU As bucket empties. Pan down with the earth. 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: Join us on Facebook at: Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:2233.36
  • Owner

  • Source

    Newcastle University (Youtube)
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  • Further information

    Resource type: Video
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 9 years, 5 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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