St Austell, Cornwall.
Various shots of man-made China clay pits, looking somewhat like a lunar landscape. A large truck travels past; a hose blasts the clay hills with a fierce jet of water, causing the clay to explode away from the rock face and cascade down into the valley; a nerdish man...
China plates are made at a factory (probably Wedgwood) in Barlaston, Staffordshire.
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for the stories featured in CP 315.
Cuts (rushes, out takes) for stories featured in CP 508.
Thorough depiction of the processes involved in extracting china clay from pits in Cornwall.
China clay is obtained from the Little Treviscoe Pit near St Austell in Cornwall.
Clay works and quarries and satellite dish set in the countryside.
Educational film showing processes involved in obtaining clay from the ground.