TORNESS POWER STATION

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Places:

  • East Lothian

Subjects:

  • Construction and engineering
  • Power resources

Genres:

  • Industrial

Decade:

  • 1980s

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Title: TORNESS POWER STATION

Reference number: 5903

Date: 1982, November 29

Production company: [ Edinburgh Film Productions]

Sound: mute

Original format: 16mm

Colour: col

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 10.34 mins

Description: Torness power station under construction. [Rushes].

See also ref. 8500

Credits: cam. Ian MacDonald
p. Robin Crichton

Shotlist: Gvs Torness power station under construction in East Lothian; pan over construction site from Firth of Forth; slate (1.15) c/u surveyors working in a circular structure on site (2.03) slate; pans over site; ls men working on tower scaffold (4.19) slate; pans over steel skeleton (5.11) shots of exposed interiors of new station building (5.41) slate; pans over site; (6.27) c/u welding; slate; ls large empty shed? (7.12) ls site, c/u operating cranes (8.21) blank (9.35) pan over site; shot earthmover pushing earth downhill (10.24) ls circular tower by river (10.34)