• Short Summary

    Valuable scrap metal removed from old goods wagons in USA - to be used in rearmament drive.

  • Description

    Derelict wagon trucks demolished in United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of railway goods wagons being shifted by crane. Various shots of welders using blow torches to take apart the wagons and an old steam train. They are removing the scrap metal for recycling - according to narrator "all the world is clamouring for scrap iron and steel for rearmament". Various shots of wooden remains of the wagons being burnt.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    943.60
    Media URN:
    16097
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/11/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:53:00 / 01:54:28:00
    Canister:
    37/95

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