• Short Summary

    Britain's first private atom reactor is brought into service at Aldermaston.

  • Description

    Aldermaston, Berkshire.

    LV. Aldermaston court. LV. Research building for Associated Electrical Industries Ltd. SV. Research buildings with 'Danger' sign in the foreground. SV. Man adjusting 4 million volt linear atom reactor. GV. Placing on cover. TV. Further cover slides into place. GV. Woman pouring liquid air into accelerator. CU. Pouring. GV. Large cover being lowered. SV. Man at controls. SV. Large cover being adjusted. GV. Control room. SV. Engineer in control room reading dials. SV. Working model of accelerator with man adjusting dials. CU. Electricity passing from dome to engineer's hands.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "E")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    569.16
    Media URN:
    31493
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/02/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:11:00 / 01:29:14:00
    Canister:
    56/14

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