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  • Short Summary

    The dome of a large telescope is being built by Charles Parsons and Co.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.

    Shots of the construction of an observatory dome for Toronto. It appears to being built in Charles Parsons factory in Newcastle-on-Tyne. The dome is on a turntable and is turning round. Closer shots of men working on the framework of the dome. Close shots of the winding gear that will move the telescope around.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    546.15
    Media URN:
    58418
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:26:00 / 01:41:34:00
    Canister:
    UN 83 A

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