• Short Summary

    Accompanied by Lord Nuffield, Sir Kingsley Wood, Air Minister, turns first sod of new ????3,000,000 plane factory to build 'Spitfires'.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Nuffield to 'Spitfire'

    ENGLAND: Castle Bromwich:
    Long view airliner arrives. Semi view & CU Sir Kingsley Wood greeted by Lord Nuffield.

    Pan of site for factory. Semi view Kingsley Wood digs first sod. Long view Nuffield digs sod & they laugh. CU Sir Kingsley Wood talks. Semi view Nuffield walks to mike. CU Nuffield talks.

    Sound Effects. Kingsley Wood says that the Govt. will place an order for 1000 aircraft.

    Nuffield says that this country is making the greatest possible contribution to the security & peace of the world.

    Aviation; Personalities - Politicians; Industries, Trades and Crafts; Sir William Richard Morris, 1st Viscount Nuffield (1877-1963), Sir Kingsley Wood (1881-1943), Personalities - Inventors; Great Britain
    Background: Accompanied by Lord Nuffield, Sir Kingsley Wood, Air Minister, turns first sod of new ????3,000,000 plane factory to build 'Spitfires'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2J99MSOWJ79VU82OEF12FMEN2
    Media URN:
    VLVA2J99MSOWJ79VU82OEF12FMEN2
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/07/1938
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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