• Short Summary

    Wilton & Axminster rugs and carpets in the making.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "ON THE CARPET"

    Wilton, Wiltshire.

    Painting a carpet pattern. Dipping wool into dyeing vat. Women operating hand looms. Dyed wool being taken from vat. Carpet in first stages of being women. Woman tying tufts into loom. Beating tufts into loom. People being instructed in machine weaving. Stationery engine with large driving wheel. Carpets being fed into machine. Weaving machine operating. Finished stair carpet rolling off the machine.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1374.06
    Media URN:
    45005
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/02/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:46:00 / 01:09:19:00
    Canister:
    46/10

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