• Short Summary

    Industrial process showing how fresh milk is turned into dried milk powder.

  • Description

    Lancashire.

    M/S of woman taking samples of milk from churns to test for purity at dairy. Various shots of dairy workers tipping milk into vats. The milk is then dehydrated - all natural liquid is boiled away. Various C/Us of man operating machine with rollers. The rollers dry the remains of the milk until it looks like tissue paper. The papery substance is then ground into powder. Various shots of female factory workers operating machines that package the dried milk.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1261.17
    Media URN:
    34162
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/10/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:41:00 / 01:28:00:00
    Canister:
    NP 214

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