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    Builders beat Weather. Dovercourt in Essex.

    L/s Polythene house cover on building site which is in the last stages of completion. M/S Polythene cover showing two men on roof. C/U Two men placing last section into place on roof of polythene cover. C/U Electrician fixing light to girder in roof. L/S Building site showing workmen about to pack up work because of failing light. C/U Workmen stopping work putting shovels over shoulders and walking off.

    C/U Workmen under cover having stopped work because it is raining. L/S Interior of polythene cover with workmen at work laying foundations for new bungalow. C/U Workmen laying bricks. C/U Brick layer with spirit level. C/U Workmen laying bricks. C/U Exterior polythene house with men working inside, the lights are on inside showing shadowy figures working against polythene. L/S polythene cover over workmen working on house.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/02/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53192
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1712.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:15:00 / 01:03:15:00
    Canister:
    61/15
    Sort Number:
    61/015
  • Stills

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

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