Documentary account of this pioneering effort in underwater salvage. Underwater cameras are mounted in tandem with a grab, providing remote vision for the grab’s controllers at the water’s surface. Promotional film for television technology developed by the Pye Company of the United Kingdom.
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16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)