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    Kingsway, London.

    M/S front of the building of the Air Ministry Meteorological Office, Princes House, Kingsway, where the Air Ministry has its new London Forecasting Office. M/S of the window with sign 'Meteorological Office' C/U TV screens in window showing weather maps. Panning shot up.

    M/S Miss Julie Wright, scientific assistant, on the roof, making records of readings on temperature and humidity equipment, the brass cylinder of the rain gauge, the domed light intensity meter and the sunshine recorder. She then moves off and there a a low angle shot of the wind gauge and the radar scanner. The story finishes with a shot across the roofs and a shot looking down onto the London traffic.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/10/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    1078
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    97.10
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:14:00 / 01:16:21:00
    Canister:
    CP 251
    Sort Number:
    CP 251
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    Categories
    Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Women at work *Weather Weather Forecasts
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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