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  • Short Summary

    Bulganin and Khrushchev visit Harwell atomic energy research centre.

  • Description

    Harwell, Berkshire.

    Prime Minister of USSR Nikolai Bulganin and Secretary of the Communist Party Nikita Khrushchev met by Sir Edwin Plowden and Sir John Cockroft on arrival to Harwell atomic energy research centre. They leave car and are greeted by dignitaries. LS. They enter Cockroft Hall. CU. Bulganin and Khruschev and group leaving the control room. Various shots of Bulganin and Khrushchev being given tour around. Close up shot as Bulganin and Khruschev look at diagrams of reactors. Bulganin and Khrushchev looking at model of DIDO reactor. General views of hangar number 10 showing section of pile. Bulganin and Khruschev leaving ZEUS building. Bulganin and Khrushchev with escort, wearing protective clothing, in chemical engineering section - they are being shown piece of metal Beryllium. More shots of the procession of cars moving along country road on the way to Harwell, crowd lining road.

    (Uncut Rota Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 21/04/1956.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2562.17
    Media URN:
    68856
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1956
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:33:00 / 01:35:36:00
    Canister:
    UN 2894 G

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