• Short Summary

    Production of streptomycin - new drug for treating TB - in Greenford.

  • Description

    Streptomycin being manufactured in Greenford, Middlesex / Greater London.

    CU. Panning from top to bottom of machine filling bottles with Streptomycin, new drug for treating tuberculosis (TB). C/U female lab technician / pharmaceutical factory workers holding bottles under machine. C/U girl. M/S girl removing tray of filled bottles and washing them. C/U girl. L/S girl stamping lids on bottles. C/U girl. C/U girl wheeling trolley with filled bottles to packing bench. Various shots girls putting labels on bottles. C/U bottles moving on conveyor band. M/S girls at packing bench.

    All the workers wear white coats, caps and gloves to ensure sterile conditions.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1261.24
    Media URN:
    34169
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/11/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:33:00 / 01:40:10:00
    Canister:
    NP 216

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