• Short Summary

    Good footage of London Airport under construction.

  • Description

    London Airport.

    L/S of workmen spreading straw over large area. M/Ss of concrete pouring out of vehicles. Several shots of men and machinery at work on building the new airport. L/S of subway. Workmen going into subway. Various shots of men at work on long subway. C/U and M/S of two men looking at plans of how the airport will look when it is finished.

    Cataloguer's note: The airport being built is possibly Heathrow Airport today.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1273.19
    Media URN:
    34381
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/03/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:32:00 / 01:32:48:00
    Canister:
    NP 289

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