Rivers in steel

Australia, 1968

Film
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Shows in detail the construction of penstocks at the Murray 1 and 2 Power Stations and explains briefly the Snowy Mountains Scheme and the benefits in irrigation from the inland diversion of rivers.

Credits

director

Barry Merton

production company

Mathias, Kenyon and Merton Pictures

Language

English

Duration

00:23:29:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

27973

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Dams - Design and Construction

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Snowy Mountains Hydro-electric Scheme

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Human geography

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Snowy Mountains (N.S.W.)

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Irrigation

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Irrigation water

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Rivers - Regulation

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Hydroelectric power plants

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Snowy Mountains Hydro-electric Scheme

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Human geography

History → History

History → New South Wales - History

History → Snowy Mountains Hydro-electric Scheme

Places → Snowy Mountains (N.S.W.)

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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