• Short Summary

    A Government Official film showing that insulating water pipes is beneficial to everyone

  • Description

    Title reads: "Government Official Film" - Short trailer film

    OLD LAGS INSULATION

    CU a block of ice. CU a piece of coal. CU pipes. Voice-over 'What can they have in common? Watch'. MS A theatre audience. MS A bath with water spurting out of a broken pipe. A leaking kitchen tap. CU Coal pouring into a furnace. MS Water storage tank. CU Hands lagging cold water pipes. CU hands lagging hot water system. CU Coal pouring out of the furnace back into the scuttle. CU Newspaper with headlines about workers being called up. CU a miner at work. CU A plumbers sign with 'away for the duration' added to it. CU audience. CU a chalk board sign hanging from the pipes reads. 'Lag your pipes now'

    NB: item was originally part of Gazette issue 43/94.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2911.19
    Media URN:
    84044
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/11/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:14:00 / 01:52:25:00
    Canister:
    43/94 (TRAILERS)

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