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    Simplified brick built houses.

    Manchester, Greater Manchester.

    L/S of partially completed building, quick pan from one side to the other. C/U section of wall. Men push a grid on rollers. A group of men inspect a section of the wall. M/S workers loading bricks on grid. C/U top shot of them loading bricks, pan down to bricks already laid on grid. C/U workers pan down to man pushing rod through holes in bricks. Men push grid back down rollers. Workmen place girders in position round edge of completed section. A man fills the cement mixer, pan to cement mixer and dissolve to man smoothing cement over brick section. C/U workmen laying steel sheets in position. M/S worker smoothing breeze, two workmen pull wooden plank over breeze to smooth it out. M/S group of men watching. M/S as section of wall is lowered into position.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/09/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    43210
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1303.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:11:00 / 01:11:46:00
    Canister:
    NP 312
    Sort Number:
    NP 312
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    Temporary Workspaces: 11.10.2010 14:35 Housing Manchester in the 50's Housing Britain Manchester
  • Stills

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

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