EC 160M Oil exploration by Not registered

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Picture of EC 160M Oil exploration by artist Not registered from the BBC records and Tapes library

BBC records label code
BBC Sound Effects_old4 label

BBC Sound Effects_old4 label

Release details

Catalogue numberEC 160M
TitleOil exploration
Artist(s)Not registered
Cover conditionPlastic cover
Record conditionNear mint
BBC records label code$
Item deleted?Yes
Distributed / printed byBBC
Country of originUK UK flag
Media typePrimary
Media genreSound effects
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Run-off codes / Shop bar codesBBC 7FRM 126859
BBC 7FRM 126860
My rating*****
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What type of seller was used?Physical shop
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Front cover of EC 160M
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Back cover of EC 160M
Label Label


Below is a list of tracks for this release.
Side & trackTrack and ArtistLength
A1Drilling lorries0.36
A2Drilling lorries changing bits; drilling starts at 1'05"1.30
A3Packing charges into drill holes0.25
A4Shot blast0.08
A5Drilling lorry departs0.25
A6Lorry; approach & pass0.16
A7Lorry; approach & pass1.37
B1Rumble of diesel engines (25 yd from oil rig)0.52
B2Atmosphere on oil rig; drill operating1.58
B3Large lorry backing slowly to rig2.20
B4Pipes unloaded from lorry0.55
Total length of media 11:02.


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Further information

Never issued to the public, these records were used by the BBC across the land to add sound effects to their TV and Radio programmes. All EC records were recorded in mono.


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