Star Item
  • Description

    Titles read: "Money Making".

    London.

    At the Royal Mint we see various shots of the process involved in making money. Silver ingots are unloaded from a truck. They are melted down in the furnaces then the molten metal is turned into strips. Discs are stamped out of the strips.

    A special machine puts on the head and tail of each coin and the serrated edge. Girls watch coins go by on a conveyor belt and pick out any duds. Women pack the coins into sacks and tie the ends. A man weighs each bag, then they are loaded onto a truck and driven off.

    Good shots of men and women at work in a factory.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/11/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    45526
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1396.29
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:03:00 / 01:54:08:00
    Canister:
    NP 112
    Sort Number:
    NP 112
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    Building Royal Mint PKHK
  • Stills

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

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment