The Surveyors level

United Kingdom, 1952

Film
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Discusses the theory and practice of levelling, with particular regard to the steps necessary to check and to maintain instruments in a proper state of adjustment. The latter section of the film illustrates the use of the Geodetic Level and finally how this level was used by the Geodetic Survey of Canada to run out a hundred miles of control levels along the Red River.

Credits

production company

Science Films

Duration

00:19:51:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1952

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

010471

Language

English

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Surveying

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Civil engineering

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Measuring instruments

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Scientific apparatus and instruments

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Scientific surveys

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Surveying

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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