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  • Short Summary

    Computers are used to help the work of farmers in Sussex.

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    Unissued / Unused material -

    Piltdown, Sussex.

    VS Two men (farmers) out in the fields making notes about cattle etc. MS Cattle in field. VS Sheep in another agricultural field. VS The two men arrive and check the sheep over. MS They check another field which has a load of thistles and weeds in it. VS Weed spraying machine being filled with killer. VS Tractor with weed killer spraying the field. CU Weeds. VS Showing how the information which will programme the computer and showing how the things that the computer will work out were worked out beforehand. CU hands moving on clock. VS Computer being fed information and paying out information on mechanical typewriter. Information fed in on punched tape reader. CU Of the tape with holes in going through computer at work. CU of clock. VS of punched tape information being turned back into useful data. Exterior of NCR building.

    (Original Neg.) Old record suggests that the material dates from around 24/05/1966.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:07:00 / 01:23:55:00
    UN 4131 D

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