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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of electrically-powered driverless truck moving goods in Lyons depot.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Greenford, Middlesex

    Various shots, a robot truck which has been installed at J. Lyons & Company, Greenford, by E.M.I. Electronics Ltd. CU Traffic lights. A warehouseman loads boxes onto the empty truck. CU Electrical control box, man presses button. MS The truck departs making its way about the factory carrying load. A parked Sainsbury's van and a J Lyons van drive off. CU Sign: "Warning - Keep Clear of Robot Truck". Tracking shot following empty robot truck along its trackway. CU Lorry driver scratching his head.

    Note: Date on original record: 06/03/1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3042.19
    Media URN:
    86597
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:17:00 / 01:29:21:00
    Canister:
    UN 3613 I

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