• Short Summary

    Minister of Supply, Duncan Sandys, visits a scrap yard to encourage their trade.

  • Description

    Canning Town, London. - George Cohen's Scrap Yard.

    Large piles of scrap metal. Men with barrows wheel more material into the scrap yard. Duncan Sandys, Minster of Supply, is there to talk to the scrap men and raise the profile of the Government's drive to get more scrap metal. General views of scrap yard as Sandys is shown around.

    In Gloucester, Gloucestershire we see a compressor which squashes scrap metal into small blocks.

    (Orig. Neg.) (Title Scene "G")

    Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    14.43
    Media URN:
    27039
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/06/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:44:00 / 01:42:44:00
    Canister:
    52/53

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