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  • Short Summary

    Pottery works visited by American members of the Anglo-American productivity council.

  • Description

    Longton and Hanley, Staffordshire.

    Various shots of the pottery works with chimneys smoking. Several shots of the American members of the Anglo-American Productivity Council arriving at pottery work in Longton, Staffordshire. MS. Americans welcomed by pottery executives. LS. GV. Workshop. MS. One of the ovens. MS. & CU. Americans and two other men looking at cups taken out of the oven. CU. Mr Thomas H. Joyce, one of the Americans, watching. CU. Mr T. J. Harkins watching. CU. Mr Joyce examining cup. CU. Cups. CU. American watching potter moulding clay. CU. Potter at work moulding clay on spindle. MS. & CU. Americans watching girls spraying soap dishes. MS. Americans viewing finished products. CU. Head of girl worker. CU. Bedding saucers in powder prior to firing. Several shots of finished plates after decoration. CU. Girl painting plates and cups. MS. The Americans leaving the pottery works. MS. Americans chatting to officials after visit.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2236.11
    Media URN:
    74432
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:12:00 / 01:36:09:00
    Canister:
    UN 2033 E

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