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  • Description

    "The secrets of the planets and stars have been brought another step nearer discovery by this new giant telescope." L/S of a building which has a very large telescope towering above it. The telescope slowly tilts down. C/U of the telescope as it moves towards the camera. M/S of two men standing beside the end of the telescope.

    "Gigantic, yet moving with the delicate precision of a fine watch." Various shots of men working with the telescope. "Like a huge gun pointing its muzzle towards its target." M/S of the end of the telescope as it moves. Astronomy. Location of this story unknown.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 643.

    Safety print exists.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/09/1933
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    17693
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    982.16
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:50:00 / 01:34:15:00
    Canister:
    EP 270
    Sort Number:
    EP 270
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    Categories
    Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    STARLIGHT telescope
  • Stills

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

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