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  • Description

    Item title reads - Rubbish made useful.

    New refuse disposal unit demonstrated. Wheatley, near Oxford, Oxfordshire.

    Various shots as rubbish is dumped into big pit. C/U bulldozer pushing waste into pit. Various shots of the new Vickers Seerdrum plant at Wheatley. C/U of rubbish being tipped from dust cart. Various shots as mechanical shovel comes and lifts load of rubbish and tips it into chute. C/U rubbish going down into revolving drum. C/U of the drum revolving. M/S as the rubbish in the drum is separated and pulped. The heavier items comes to front and fall onto conveyor. C/U pan as tins drop off conveyor into lorry. C/U rubbish being tipped around in drum. C/U pan with the pulverised refuse, which has been mixed with water, as it comes up conveyor. Various shots as man spreads pulverised refuse on ground. M/S of the pulverised refuse laid out.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/11/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    55713
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1832.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:35:00 / 01:03:00:00
    Canister:
    65/96
    Sort Number:
    65/096
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    Oxfordshire history of rubbish DIY and Building
  • Stills

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

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