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  • Short Summary

    Item showing an automated mica factory in Derby. Derbyshire.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Automation runs Mica factory. Derby, Derbyshire.

    LS and MS Micafine factory. Various shots raw mica being taken from 1000 ton bunker and put down chute to pre-crusher.

    Various shots wet grinding process in operation. MS wet grinding and filtering tanks. CU man smoking cigarette, he winks at camera. Various shots men sitting round on tea break reading papers, drinking and eating.

    Various shots of the industrial processes. Various shots as sacks are filled with the mica. Various shots as woman does research work in laboratory. LS old factory in Gresham Road. MS's workers leaving typical Derby factory.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2552.10
    Media URN:
    68653
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:43:00 / 01:40:01:00
    Canister:
    UN 2855 A

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