• Short Summary

    Women war workers make landing craft in factory, we see craft being tested on river.

  • Description

    Part of issue IN THE MOOD.

    Location of events unknown.

    Various shots of women workers in factory making army landing craft (aka assault craft). Amongst the women war workers shown, are former cinema usherette Peggy Taylor (could be Tailor?) and mother of 10, Mrs Pickering.

    Various shots of the landing craft being tested on river.

    Amenmant August 2011:

    Assualt Landing Craft were know as ALC's up unitl 1942 when their name was changed to LCA's

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1572.07
    Media URN:
    50462
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/02/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:51:00 / 01:12:21:00
    Canister:
    NSP 410

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