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Rotterdam has been drinking water from the Maas for 75 years

Week number 49-46

Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.

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Overview of the activities at the intake station along the Maas of the Rotterdam Waterworks. New filters are being used to meet the increasing demand for tap water. SHOTS: - ext. buildings and installations: a.o. bassins; pipes; filters etc.; water tower; - an employee takes water samples from one of the sedimentation stations; - in a laboratory the water is tested and analysed; - man opens the stopcock; water pours in the bassin.

Creator:
Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
Publication date:
1 November 1949
Length:
01:31

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User:
Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision
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