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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Lightening Comes To Earth".

    Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States of America (USA). Engineers test how to protect towns from Lightning strike.

    LV Elevated General Electric's new high voltage laboratory, showing impulse generators.

    SV Angle shot impulse generators.

    MV Engineer working at electrode.

    MV Top view impulse generator.

    LV Engineer in cradle being lowered.

    LV Sparks flying between electrodes.

    MV and SV High voltage sparks flying between electrodes.

    MV Model community with lights on.

    SV Engineer looking through panel.

    SV Community. Lightning strikes and lights go out.

    SV Engineer twiddling knobs on panel. SV Model community. Lightning strikes and lights stay on.

    MV and SV High-voltage sparks flying between electrodes.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/07/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46164
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1417.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:12:00 / 01:15:01:00
    Canister:
    49/53
    Sort Number:
    49/053
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Science & Technology Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Lightning Electrification of America
  • Stills

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

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