• Short Summary

    Massive coke plant in Nantgarw, South Wales is opened for production.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Big Coke Plant For S. Wales".

    Nantgarw, South Wales.

    GV Nantgarw plant. MV Coke Ovens. SV Angle shot Mass of pipes in by product plant. LV Fuel Minister Mr Noel Baker on platform. SV Workers listening to address. CU Lord Hyndley. SV Mr Noel Baker opening plant. MV Cool coke being discharged SV Steam rising from cooling tower LV Interior gas compression room. CU Steam in machinery inside compression room. CU Operator turning handle which works a rammer. SV Rammer entering oven. MV Rammer with operator in foreground. MV Coke oven being discharged. SV Operator controlling truck. SV Truckload of steaming coke moving away. SV Steaming coke being discharged from truck. CU Steaming coke. CU Sign 'Benzol plant - No Smoking' Pan to Benzol tanks. MV Benzol storage tank. CU Tank containing motor spirit Pan up to plant.

    (Orig. Neg.) (Title Scene 'F')

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1475.33
    Media URN:
    48195
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/07/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:20:00 / 01:44:35:00
    Canister:
    51/78

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