• Short Summary

    A colliery clock strikes thirteen instead of one at Walkden in Lancashire.

  • Description

    Thirteen clock.

    Colliery clock at Walkden in Lancashire. Instead of striking one p.m., it strikes thirteen. It shows the men on their lunch hour, they realise they are late back because the clock has not struck one. C/U of clock face. Item tells how this came about, with shots of colliery clerical staff arriving and at work.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1290.22
    Media URN:
    42944
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/06/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:51:00 / 01:36:30:00
    Canister:
    NSP 220

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