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  • Description

    Manufacture of toy soldiers at Hornsey in London.

    M/S of toy soldier on horseback, man looks through large magnifying glass and models it. Various shots of the process of manufacture of the lead toys. M/S's of the molten lead being poured into mould. The mould is opened to reveal the small soldier, it is thrown onto a collection of others.

    M/S's of woman spraying models with an electric air gun. C/U of man fitting lance onto model of a Beefeater.

    Numerous shots of the making of plastic soldiers, which the commentator tells are for the kids. The camera pans from left to right some models of the Grenadier Guards.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/02/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    3668
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    309.10
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:31:00 / 01:55:12:00
    Canister:
    CP 528
    Sort Number:
    CP 528
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Entertainment & Humour Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    Hornsey Plastic SCRIMPERS 3 - TX1 Toy Soldiers
  • Stills

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

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