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  • Description

    Steel-capped boots.

    Rushden, Northamptonshire; and London.

    M/S of a double-decker bus, George Denton walks up to it with some other men, he is carrying shoe boxes. He takes the lid off one to reveal steel-capped shoes. M/S as he puts a pair on and another man measures the size of the toecap. George then sticks his foot under the wheel of the bus and it drives back and forth over it. M/S showing the shoe has not been dented at all. M/S of a heavy crate. M/S as it is levered up and dropped on the foot of another worker wearing steel-capped shoes. He takes his foot out of the shoe afterwards and they lever the crate up to get the shoe out.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    45342
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1387.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:17:00 / 01:22:53:00
    Canister:
    NP 416
    Sort Number:
    NP 416
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    Categories
    Fashion & Music Science & Technology Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    Home Front Heroes
  • Stills

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

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