• Short Summary

    Balloon barrages to defend British cities are made in a large hangar in Godalming, Surrey.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Godalming.

    Surrey.

    L/S of ladies in a big hangar making balloon barrages. Men cut the aluminium coated fabric and women gum and stitch it together, M/S as they make the seams airtight. M/S as they pull the balloon out and lay it on the floor before folding it over, M/S as it is carried by a lot of people to the testing shed for inflation. M/S of men and women inspecting it inside and out.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    987.30
    Media URN:
    18165
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:46:00 / 01:26:39:00
    Canister:
    38/87

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