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    English commentary.

    'The South Western Electricity Board' & Bristol Siddeley Engines Limited'. 'The Proteus 3 Megawatt Turbo Generator'. GV. Dartmoor, panning to Power Station in Princetown. MS. Turbine. Exterior of Power Station. GV. Overhead Power Cables. Exterior Power Station. GV. South Western Electric Board building, zoom into C.U. of window. Man pressing switch which operates Power Station. CU. Hand pressing main control switch. CU. Electronic controls. MS. CU. Model of turbo jet. Air to air of Britannia in flight. CU. Engine, in flight. CU. Turbo Torpedo boat (2 shots). CU. Panning shot of model of Turbo jet. GV. Panning shot showing apparatus in control room. CU. Jet engine. CU. Air intake vent, in the wall. CU. Panning up shot of silencer. Exterior of Power Station. Man dialling telephone, remote control panel at side. CU. Hand dialling telephone. MS. Man with phone to ear. MS. Wall telephone. MS. Telephone. CU. Dials. CU. Remote control panel. GV. Apparatus at Princetown. CU. Hand pressing switch. Various shots of turbine station. Various shots showing dials registering the rising speed. MS. Circuit breaker. CU. Turbine. CU. Man pressing switch on remote control panel. CU. Control panel for Princetown. CU. Turbine. Various shots of control board. CU. Dial registering speed. CU. Turbo generator. GV. Exterior of power station, pan to overhead cables. GV. Dartmoor.


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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:15:00 / 01:14:07:00
    UN 3296 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 3296 D
  • Appears in...

    Trade & Industry
    Temporary workspace: 8.10.2009 18:37 Engneering Bristol Britannia
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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