• Short Summary

    A look at how industry is booming in Britain as factories churn out cars and many new houses are built.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Britain and Prosperity. Boom in industry and trade.

    Various locations.

    Various shots of cranes hoisting cargo from large ships onto a dock and men loading them onto carts. Various shots as a floating platform is pulled by tugs. L/S's of Dagenham car factory, various good interior shots as they make the parts. M/S as they all leave the factory after work.

    L/S of big chimney and cars in a car park. Various good shots of houses being built and girders hoisted. M/S of "Golden Eagle", the latest streamlined engine on the tracks. M/S of the liner "Queen Mary" in the dock with men working on her. Various shots of people on the docks.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    903.17
    Media URN:
    13284
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/01/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:45:00 / 01:42:51:00
    Canister:
    37/2

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