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  • Description

    Sydney, Australia.

    Title reads 'One o'clock Ball is Right on Time'.

    GV. Exterior of Sydney observatory which was built more than one hundred years ago. Various shots of the doors opening and a large telescope goes out to search the skies. Various shots of Dr Wood in position studying the stars. He then looks through a microscope at a still taken by the telescope camera. CU. Still. CU. Mechanism of the timing system in the observatory. MS. The time ball. MS. The time ball dropping at exactly one o'clock. GV. Observatory.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 02/08/1965.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    88115
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3124.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:02:00 / 01:41:12:00
    Canister:
    UN 4043 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 4043 B
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    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    STARLIGHT Sydney Selection, post-WW2 TIME
  • Stills

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

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