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  • Description

    Item title reads - Hot Cold.

    M/S of heavy machinery and big wheels in factory which makes artificial ice. Containers are filled with water and lowered into bath of freezing salt and ammonia. The water freezes and the blocks are brought out by a crane arm, the blocks are then dipped into water of normal temperature. M/S of the blocks draining off and sliding out. Men stack them in tiers. M/S of a coke oven being stoked up, the gas from it is sealed in cylinders and frozen. M/S of coke, then chemical ice melting in the air. M/S of hydraulic press squeezing it into blocks, M/S as it is touched with hot metal rod and gives off strange whining sound.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/09/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    39642
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1140.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:17:00 / 01:08:02:00
    Canister:
    PT 339
    Sort Number:
    PT 339
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    icon - one show 8 - 12
  • Stills

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

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