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  • Description

    Fort Dunlop, Birmingham.

    GV. Duke of Edinburgh with officials looking at machinery. CU. Testing tyre tubes in water. SV. Inner tubes come off machine and being put on conveyor. SV. Duke watching tubes being thrown onto conveyor. SCU. Girls feeding and removing tubes from water tank. SCU. Prince Philip talking to man who is inserting valves into inner tubes. SV. Various types of frogmen in clothing section. SV. Duke talking to man in frogman's outfit. SV. Duke looking at farmer dressed in agricultural outfit (does not agricultural at all, man is wearing raincoat and hat). SCU. Duke looking at Polio mask model. CU. Polio mask model. SV. Duke looking at tubeless tyres. CU. Nails in tubeless tyres. SV. Duke looking at demonstration of rubber mud wing. LV. Tyres on conveyor belt. SV. Towards, Duke walking through tyres on conveyor belt. SCU. Tyres on belt. SCU. Duke examining large tyre.

    (Lav.) (Orig. "D")

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/11/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    30299
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    497.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:31:00 / 01:14:47:00
    Canister:
    54/91
    Sort Number:
    54/091
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Trade & Industry Historical Figures & Celebrities
    WorkSpaces
    tyres
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    A far longer version of this story can be seen in clip 2275.02.

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