Prosperine At Saclay Atom Centre 1958

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    Unissued / unused material.

    "Prosperine" - new centre pile at Saclay Atom Centre, France.

    Panning shot of Nuclear Research Centre at Saclay. Walking shot two men. CUs of men changing clothes and putting them in lockers. Various shots men at work in atomic centre. Various shots men at controls.

    Various shots 2 men being helped into special plastic radiation suit which is sealed electrically. The suit has a respiratory system and telephone apparatus. They enter radio active laboratory and do experiments.

    Various men going through decontamination process: they shower in their suits, they place their gloves and underwear into a dustbin, they then put their hands into a decontamination machine.

    Various shots workers getting on board buses and coaches to leave the plant.

    Date on dope sheet is 07/04/1958.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1958
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    80043
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2704.14
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:06:00 / 01:44:59:00
    Canister:
    UN 3084 C
    Sort Number:
    UN 3084 C
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