New Ford Cortina 1970-1979

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    New Ford Cortina. Location of events unclear / unknown.

    MS two men (bosses ?) discussing the car which has bonnet open. MS as they spray BJH through template under bonnet. MS as they close bonnet.

    Various shots cars on production line. Various good shots as the Ford Cortinas are assembled and tested. MS as cars roll off the production line.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1970 - 1979
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    Available on request
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    01:56:00:00 / 02:01:37:00
    UN 4672 C
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    UN 4672 C
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    Dagenham Girls Ext. Ford plant cortina mk3 1970s series
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  • Reducing this clip's current date range, the car shown being built here is the Ford Cortina TC Mark III, production of which needed in 1976. A date range of 1970-76 would therefore be nearer the mark.

    jamied 27th Jul 2012
  • Looking at the interior shot of the Coupe upon the production line, this clip is between 1970-74.

    The interiors had a complete re-design during '74.

    MercMan W123 23rd Jan 2014

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