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  • Description

    Rolling along.

    M/S picture of the earth, a tyre appears around it. M/S of a woman chained to a wheel behind a fire. M/S's of casino wheel, spinning wheel and water wheel. M/S of a woman going round and round in a hoop to exercise. M/S of car wheel. A diagram shows a tree struck by lightening. Various shots of how the wheel developed. Various shots of cars and feet together. M/S of boy tinkering with clock mechanism. A photograph is taken of a rolling wheel to show it moves faster at the top than the bottom. Various shots of wheels on train, bicycle and car. The boy has made a mechanism that has turned his grandfather clock into a speaking clock.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/12/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    49545
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1540.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:23:00 / 01:06:09:00
    Canister:
    NSP 300
    Sort Number:
    NSP 300
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Car Wheels Grandfather Clock Inventions
  • Stills

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

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