• Short Summary

    Debris being dumped on sight near Oxford to be recycled.

  • Description

    Nr Oxford, Oxfordshire.

    Plane wreck dump near Oxford - a place where hundreds of wrecked planes are dumped - many swastikas seen. Aluminium being taken from shot down planes. Several shots of oxyacetylene torches at work cutting the aluminium. Aluminium is to be melted and reused - men cutting aluminium. Pictures of the aluminium being melted down. Good shot of a furnace. Good shots of molten aluminium being poured into ingots. Various shots of stacks of aluminium ingots piled up, checked and being moved on trucks. Several shots of the newly erected houses.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1384.05
    Media URN:
    45260
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/11/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:28:00 / 01:11:52:00
    Canister:
    NP 60

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