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    A House By Air. Scotland.

    M/S A Westland Widgeon helicopter about to land to pick up loads. L/S Lorry pulling up with load ready for helicopter. Aerial view of men on ground preparing net for helicopter. C/U Side of helicopter showing pilot and rota blades whirling about to land. M/S Two men hooking wire from helicopter onto net, helicopter in background. C/U Side of helicopter showing pilot just rising from ground becoming airborne. M/S Man giving instructions to helicopter with hands.

    M/S Net being pulled off the ground by rope from helicopter, net becomes airborne and swings across screen showing underneath of helicopter and load. L/S Helicopter airborne with load crossing over towards bungalow site. M/S Showing two workmen, one lifting a section of the bungalow and walking towards site. M/S Helicopter airborne overhead, about to pick up another load. M/S Another load of sections slung under helicopter airborne leaving ground. L/S Helicopter with load crossing over to bungalow site. C/U Man with camera taking picture. L/S Helicopter placing load on ground. M/S Bungalow which has now got walls and roof on.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:20:00 / 01:45:32:00
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The helicopter is a Westland Widgeon. It is seen flying back and forth between Seal Island, (off the coast of Argyll), and Easdale, (one of the Slate Islands).

  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks for this.

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