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  • Description

    Item title reads - Today's talking point - wet or fine?

    Dunstable, Bedfordshire.

    Various shots behind the scenes at the Air Ministry's Meteorological station in Dunstable. Girls sort and record written weather reports onto charts and men plot the course of the weather. A girl from the W.A.A.F. (Women's Auxiliary Air Force) checks instruments in case set up in a field, she takes readings and measures rainwater. She then releases a balloon into the air to determine the wind variation. M/S of a crystal set into a holder, she looks into it, M/S of her image in the crystal as she walks away.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/09/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    45839
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1408.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:58:00 / 01:35:22:00
    Canister:
    46/70
    Sort Number:
    46/070
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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