• Short Summary

    A look at the process of hand-making clay pipes in Sunderland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The pipes of man!

    Sunderland, Tyne and Wear.

    M/S of a man sat at a bench moulding lumps of clay into pipes. Various shots as the pipes are moulded and formed, all by hand. C/U of clay pipe nearly finished. M/S of a girl scratching the pipes to make them all different, another brushes them. M/S as they are put in big pots, M/S of the pots. A hand holds up different ornamental pipes, one has a figure of a woman on it, another has a skull on it, a third is a man with big red nose. M/S as a man lights his pipe.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1130.20
    Media URN:
    39330
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/03/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:33:00 / 01:39:02:00
    Canister:
    PT 312

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