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Mary Kathleen - Source of Uranium for Atom Power

The discovery of uranium has transformed the settlement of Mary Kathleen in Queensland.
Series : Australian Colour Diary | Episode : 8 | Year : 1958 | Total Duration : 4.5 Minutes |
Director : Jack S Allan |
Aerials over town, open cut mine and surrounding area of Mary Kathleen, aerial over Corella River dam, general store, man drinking at cafe, homes, community garden and orchard, football game, crowd clapping, swimming pool, open cut mine, geologist testing ground, Geiger counter, earth moving equipment and trucks. Three engineers looking at plans, heavy trucks, building of uranium extraction plant at Mary Kathleen, truck unloading rocks, uranium oxide. Quicktime clip available.
Access No. 41344 | 4 mins 33 secs | 1950s | Mary Kathleen, Qld, Australia | © NFSA | Colour |