• Short Summary

    Men demonstrate the building of a pre-fabricated house - being sold abroad to earn dollars.

  • Description

    Lincoln, Lincolnshire.

    CU. Clock showing 8 o'clock. SV. Men rushing to start work. SV. Part of pre-fab house being moved from case labelled St. John's Newfoundland. SV. Other men lifting side of house into position. GV. Men shoring up that side of house - time 8.20. GV. Lincoln Cathedral. SV. Pan, men at work on roof of house. AS. Man clambering amongst rafters. CU. Mr. David Eccles. SV. Mr. David Eccles talking to men on the job. SV. Pre-fabricated plumbing. SV. Man standing in bath working on plumbing. CU. Clock showing 4.10. and sign "Riley Newsum House for Canada". GV. Large crowd of workers applauding, pan to men who have built pre-fab house congratulating each other outside. SCU. Men shaking hands. SV. Furnished interior of a similar bungalow. SCU. Pan, from cupboards to woman working at sink. GV. Prefab bungalow.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene "E")

    Selected originals exist for this item - see other records.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    28.03
    Media URN:
    27437
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/09/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:30:00 / 01:02:32:00
    Canister:
    52/73

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