• Short Summary

    An invention by John Lambert distributes mortar along a wall enabling bricks to be laid quickly.

  • Description

    Modern bricklaying.

    Hertfordshire.

    M/S of men building a wall. C/U as they put on the mortar and bricks. M/S as John Lambert hands them his invention which is a small bottomless box with handles and two slots. M/S as it is placed on wall and mortar dropped into the two slots, then it is eased along distributing the mortar along the wall. Various shots as builders follow on laying and trimming the bricks.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1357.21
    Media URN:
    44661
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/11/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:45:00 / 01:36:39:00
    Canister:
    NP 217

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