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  • Short Summary

    Footage of a gas testing ground possibly in Hendon, Greater London.

  • Description

    Hendon, Greater London.

    L/S of a man in smart suit talking before he climbs into an aeroplane. L/S's of the plane taking off from Hendon airfield. L/S's of the man walking round factory with an official. L/S's of gas (poison gas?) explosions on a testing field. Soldiers inspect the scene wearing gas masks, a sign reads 'Danger Gas'.

    Note: This item is an extra story and does not appear in the original paperwork.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    999.16
    Media URN:
    19285
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/01/1939
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:47:00 / 01:13:32:00
    Canister:
    39/8

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