• Short Summary

    Massive crane used to construct large block of LCC flats in Maida Vale.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Giant Crane Cuts Costs".

    Maida Vale, London.

    L/S LCC (London County Council) block of flats under construction. Low angle shot tall crane carrying a platform. C/U as people on the platform are lifted high by the crane. Pan down the crane beside the block of flats. Good view of London from the platform as the crane lifts it up. L/S drivers of the crane in the cab. L/S base of the crane as it moves along its track. L/S jib of the crane. L/S view of London from crane.

    Note: promotional pamphlet about the crane on file.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1717.09
    Media URN:
    53308
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/04/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:58:00 / 01:22:42:00
    Canister:
    62/30

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