• Short Summary

    Morris Motors factory change from fighter planes to post-war car production.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "THE LAST SPITFIRE".

    Cowley, Oxfordshire.

    Various shots of the engineers replacing cowling over engine of Spitfire. Close up shot of a pilot entering cockpit. Close up shot of propellor of Spitfire revolving. Several shots of Spitfire taxiing and taking off.

    Various shots of car building factory, showing spraying and assembling of doors. Several shots of Morris car engines on assembly line. Good picture of motor car tyres in a large stack. Adjusting wheels to cars on assembly line. Morris car leaving assembly line and approaching camera. Fleet of Morris cars leaving Morris works. Large number of cyclists on road.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1163.25
    Media URN:
    40215
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/09/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:09:00 / 01:48:22:00
    Canister:
    45/72

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