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    No title. Duke opens heavy water reactor - Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) opens nuclear reactor station at Winfrith, Dorset.

    L/S reactor station. C/U side of building showing wall decoration. Interior L/S of the reactor station. M/S large pieces of machinery, look like turbo generators. M/S Duke accompanied by two officials inside the station. Angle shot inside of power station. M/S Duke with officials. M/S two men working at large control panel. L/S Duke inside large control room with masses of dials. C/U names on control panel. C/U Duke talking to official and looking at dials on the wall. C/U hand moving control. L/S Duke inside control room talking to officials. C/U counter with numbers turning very fast - units of electricity. Sign next to counter reads: "British Has Produced More Than The Rest Of The World Combined". C/U numbers. L/S cooling towers. C/U water going through cooling towers. L/S electrical lines going onto insulators for the National Grid. C/U insulators and electrical cables. M/S pylon carrying electric cables.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/02/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    50835
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2055.13
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:47:00 / 01:18:48:00
    Canister:
    68/18
    Sort Number:
    68/018
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    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities Science & Technology Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    Dorset Pylons 1960s Favourites tony benn PRINCE PHILIP Master Order Prince Philip clips Engneering Nuclear Waste Atom
  • Stills

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

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