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    Material relating to newsreel story "Atom Joins the Grid" - 56/85.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Atom Joins the Grid" - 56/85.

    GV. Calder Hall atomic power station. LV. Power station, showing reactor No 2, & SV. Pan. LV. Reactor No 1 and cooling towers. GV. Power station, showing pylon carrying load. Finished reactor on the left and building of the new reactor on the right. SV. Reactor, pan up to the pylon, & pan. GV. Pan across the power plant. GV. Power station. SV. Pan up heat exchangers. LV. Interior of pile cap room, machines around. SV. Queen having pile caps explained to her. SV. Back view, Queen looking at uranium rod encased in magnesium ready for dropping into pile. GV. Pan, interior showing power house, & SV. GV. Generators turning, & SV. LV. Pan as the Queen walks past power turbines.


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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:45:18:00 / 01:47:40:00
    56/85 A (Selected Originals)

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