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  • Short Summary

    Ford Motor Car production line in the United States of America.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.

    Ford Motor Car assembly line, United States of America (?).

    Intertitle reads: "The 8 H.P. Model is, of course on another conveyor."

    Very good footage of men working on the 8 HP Ford motor car production line, The workers are seen making finishing touches to the vehicles. Good C/U's and M.S's of the shiny motor cars rolling off the production line. L/S of men at work on internal combustion engines. Nice M/S of young designers at work on drawing boards. M/S's of strange measuring equipment.

    L/S's of engines coming off the assembly line. Various shots of parts being made in the factory. Nice footage of men assembling the chassis of a car. Good C/U's of framework being welded together. C/U of tyre being fitted to wheel frame and air being pumped into it (the tyre make is Goodyear). C/U of large circular dial with flashing light on top. C/U of air being pumped into tyre. L/S's many new tyres stacked in pile. L/S of cars coming off production line.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    570.14
    Media URN:
    58650
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:18:00 / 01:42:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 127 A

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