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  • Short Summary

    Grandson of Henry Ford visits the Ford factory in Dagenham

  • Description

    Dagenham, Essex.

    Henry Ford II, grandson of American Industrialist, visits the Ford factory, Dagenham, to see the 250,000th car come off the assembly lines.

    LS. Interior shot. Pan of Ford workers round one of cars.

    CU. 'Ford Perfect' car for export to U.S.

    CU. Label 'For Export to U.S.A.'

    CU. Sign 'The 250,000 post-war Ford.'

    MS. Another view of sign pan down to door closing.

    LS. Assembly line.

    MS. Workers looking on as car is polished.

    MS. CU. Workers crowd round finished cars.

    LS. Pan along cars on assembly line.

    MS. Car driven off assembly line.

    MS. Workers standing on window frames.

    MS. Pan of workers.

    LS. The crowded factory.

    MS. Workers.

    CU. Henry Ford at door of 250,000th car to be produced.

    LS. CU. Assembly lines, polishing the 250,000th car.

    MS. Ford gets into the car.

    MS. He drives it off the line.

    LS. Crowded factory.

    CU. Workers.

    LS. Workers surround the 250,000th car

    CU. Henry Ford.

    CU. Back view of Ford signing autographs.

    LS. Crowd surround car.

    CU. Ford surrounded by workers.

    MS. Trucking shot of a Fordson Tractor lined up outside plant.

    LS. Exterior view of Ford Factory, Dagenham.

    CU. Ford greeting workers.

    LS. The 250,000th car leaving assembly line.
    Mute neg. Cuts 48-14

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2419.03
    Media URN:
    76594
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:09:00 / 01:12:07:00
    Canister:
    UN 1902 D

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