• Short Summary

    Preview of a new car from Ford and a Heathland fire in Hampshire.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Around Britain". Introductory intertitle: "New Car, Sir?"

    Dagenham, Essex.

    Preview of the New 22 h.p. Ford Pilot.

    CU Two general views of the car. CU a man operating the lever of the built in hydraulic jacking system. CU part of a wheel. CU the car raised from the ground, showing how the jacking system works. CU the controls. CU the finger tip gear lever under the steering wheel. MS trucking shot taken from the car itself. MS CU The car travelling over rough countryside showing its springs.

    Intertitle reads: "Hampshire Heath Blaze".

    Hampshire.

    LS Aerial view of smoke rising from the heath. MS Troops battling to quell a fire. MS LS Firemen beating the flames with switches. VS of men working to fight fire. CU Flames circling the base of a tree. LS Aerial view of blaze.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1195.02
    Media URN:
    41264
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:34:00 / 01:03:18:00
    Canister:
    47/70

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