• Short Summary

    Process of making glass for telescope mirrors.

  • Description

    Titles read: "SUPER GLASS!"

    Location of events unknown.

    Various shots show the process of making glass for reflecting telescope mirrors. We see the mirror for "one of the world's greatest telescopes" being made. Several shots of molten / liquid glass being poured into and out of a massive ladle.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1212.02
    Media URN:
    15803
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/12/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:50:00 / 01:03:04:00
    Canister:
    PT 561

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