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  • Short Summary

    Good shots of production line at a standstill, striking workers show Union cards at meeting.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Dagenham, Essex

    Various shots, sections of Fords Production line at a standstill with cars and engines at different stages of production during the strike over the dismissal of a shop steward. LS Main office block at Fords. LS Small crowd of strikers gathers outside "Leys" swimming pool, Ballards Road, waiting to go into a Union meeting. Various shots, striking workers showing Union Identity cards as they enter meeting. Various shots, men leaving after meeting.

    Note: Date on original record: 24/10/1962. The three unions involved in the strike were the Transport and General Workers' Union, the National Union of General and Municipal Workers and the Amalgamated Engineering Union.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3070.08
    Media URN:
    87122
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:10:00 / 01:16:17:00
    Canister:
    UN 3674 B

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