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    Salisbury & Woomera, Australia

    ROCKET RANGE.

    (Salisbury) L.S. Salisbury Munitions factory, near Adelaide. M.S. Interior of factory. M.S. Man uncovering a technical instrument - a kine theodolite (used for measuring performance of rockets) . L.S. Interior of factory. M.S. German V.2. Rocket. C.U. V.2's nose pan down to base. M.S. V.2. M.S. Press members being vetted before range tour. S.C.U. Policeman watching and vetting press before they board the plane. M.S. Viking taking off.

    (Woomera) L.S. Flying over land. (2 shots) Interior shots of plane. C.U. Pulling down curtain in plane. L.S. Of ground from plane. L.S. Landing strip. M.S. Machines making airstrips. C.U. Making airstrips. M.S. Stones going into machines to make gravel. M.S. Machines grinding stones into gravel. M.S. Lorry tarring road. M.S. Lorry dropping gravel. S.C.U. Gravelling machines. M.S. Aircraft patrolling overhead. S.C.U. Lieutenant General Evetts and Brigadier Edgar, Australian Army Officer. M.S. Lake Richardson (supplying water to the weapon range). M.S. pan from range to Woomera.

    Comb. B/W.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    67284
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2465.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:47:00 / 01:04:24:00
    Canister:
    UN 1985 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 1985 A
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology Trade & Industry War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Woomera Test Range Woomera Test Range
  • Stills

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

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