A Million Volts 1931

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    "Bigger and better sparks... to test the bigger and better insulators needed for new high voltage lines all over Europe - some of the gear."

    Interior of an electricity generating centre. Various parts of the equipment are seen in C/U. We see a million volts being unleashed. In the dark we see the sparks spidering out. Short segment - incomplete.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 673.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/02/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    15348
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    908.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:50:00 / 01:34:40:00
    Canister:
    EP 167
    Sort Number:
    EP 167
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