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    Material related to newsreel story "Britain's Craftsmen Show The Flag" - 50/41.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Britain's Craftsmen Show The Flag" 50/41.

    Material for Newsreel Story - extra shots.

    Cowes, Isle of White, Hampshire. The Saunders-Roe 'Princess' Flying Boats are under construction.

    MS Construction shed showing flying boats. MS Tail unit of plane, pan down to men working on body. MS Men at work on wing. MS Men at work on body. LS Planes under construction. MS Men at work on tail unit. Various shots of construction of plane. MS Men at work building special pier to accommodate flying boat (4 shots). Various shots of construction. MS Tail unit fin being wheeled into position. MS Men at work on the upper deck of interior (2 shots). MS Men testing metal fuselage by sitting on it. MS Men at work on construction. Various shots of construction.


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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:27:00 / 01:20:06:00
    50/41 A (Selected Originals)

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