• Short Summary

    Female workers salvage old cars at Crystal Palace, London.

  • Description

    Car dump.

    Crystal Palace, London.

    Camera pans across cast-off Government cars at Crystal Palace waiting to go for salvage. Various shots of tyres and scrap metal. A steamroller flattens the metal. M/S as a woman worker puts on gloves made from old car upholstery. Various shots as the women sort through the scrap. M/S as old bearings are melted down and made into solder. M/S of the female workers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1564.03
    Media URN:
    50207
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/06/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:19:00 / 01:05:13:00
    Canister:
    NSP 377

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