The Torpedo Tractor - A Novelty 1926

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    A new type of tractor which works well in snowy conditions is demonstrated.

    L/S of tractor moving towards camera across snowy landscape. "Instead of runners, or caterpillar treads, these twin-screw torpedoes spin their way along." M/S of the tractor moving past the camera. Another shot of the tractor moving past the camera - left to right. The tractor is taken through its paces - turns are demonstrated.

    Was item in Pathe Pictorial 412 or 413.

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    British Pathé
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    Media URN:
    15069
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    884.17
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    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:40:00 / 01:40:59:00
    Canister:
    EP 118
    Sort Number:
    EP 118
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