EMPIRE DE LUXE SPECIAL LOCAL NEWS: A GREAT INDUSTRY

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Construction of the Dominion Fertiliser Company's works at Ravensbourne, Dunedin.

'A Great Industry', 'Dominion Fertiliser Co's new works at Ravensbourne in course of construction, employing 250 hands'. Scene of construction site, scaffolding, etc, on the edge of Otago Harbour.

Men working and making concrete.

Men on top of frame of building erecting framework.

'Southland farmers and shareholders inspect works'. Group of men inspect building, look at plans, walk around the site, view from top of framing down to men on ground through the structure, men looking at piles.

'The pile-driver at work'

'Direct handling deep water berthage. Note dredge preparing for wharf swinging basin'.

Dredge at work.

View of building site.

'Produced by Jack Welsh.'

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Year 1929

Reference number F8580

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Series Empire De Luxe news

Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA

Genre Newsreel

Duration 0:03:25

Production company JACK WELSH

Credits Producer: Jack Welsh