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  • Short Summary

    A temporary camp has been set up at Giggleswick to record the eclipse.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Recording the Eclipse. Astronomer Royal and Assistants all ready at the 'Eclipse Camp' in the centre of the 'Band of Totality'. "

    Giggleswick, Yorkshire

    Shots of the campsite with the scientists with their equipment. One man shows the mirror section. It looks windy up on the moor. There is a shot showing the long telescope, wrapped up -ready for the eclipse.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    686.33
    Media URN:
    33143
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/06/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:09:00 / 01:54:55:00
    Canister:
    G 1409

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