The Miners of Melbourne

Australia, 1971

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Deals with the construction of various types of tunnel for Melbourne’s sewerage and water supply systems. Includes the operation of the mechanical boring machine, the “mole”, used on construction of the South-Eastern Trunk Sewer and on the Thomson scheme.

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Melbourne and Metropolitan Board of Works

Duration

00:27:09:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1971

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