• Short Summary

    Computerised system speeds up meat unloading at London Docks.

  • Description

    No title. Meat handling - dock speed-up by computer, London Docks.

    L/S Victoria Dock with large boat unloading. L/S meat being lifted from hold by cradle. M/S ditto. L/S carcasses of meat being unloaded by the new conveyor method. L/S looking down into hold as the conveyor lifts meat. Various shots meat being loaded onto conveyor. Panning shot carcass of meat going up conveyor.

    Interior of control room with man working at computer. C/U ditto. L/S carcasses on their way to loading bay. M/S ditto. C/U teller counting carcasses as they go on their way to loading bay. L/S ditto. L/S lorries waiting in loading bays. Panning C/U as carcass of meat comes through on conveyor and goes into back of lorry. A man then picks up and stacks it in the lorry. M/S ditto. L/S as he stacks the meat in the lorry.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2057.34
    Media URN:
    56685
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    12/05/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:09:00 / 01:44:15:00
    Canister:
    68/39

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