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  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Woodwork for the House of Commons, Islington, London.

    Carved woodwork for the new House of Commons being made. General view of the workshop. Various shots man operating French spindle on part of wall panelling. Various shots man working on a ceiling rafter. Various shots man working with a fret saw on intricate backs of benches. C/U crestings for backs of benches. M/S pinnacles for chairs. M/S odd sections of partly finished wood. Short pan of gallery crestings. C/U ceiling bosses. M/S gallery crestings. Various shots man chiselling out gallery crestings. Various shots of ceiling bosses. Various shots man fitting crestings and pinnacles to frames to go over wall framing. C/U man planing up seat framing. Various shots boy sand papering and smoothing mantelpiece. M/S adding piece to flush door. Various shots man putting finishing touches to book shelf.

    Date given on old record is 23/02/1948.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    64720
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2216.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:04:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:14:00 / 01:11:25:00
    Canister:
    UN 1895 C
    Sort Number:
    UN 1895 C
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    Woodlands
  • Stills

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

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