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  • Short Summary

    A giant telescope has been constructed to view and record the eclipse.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "To snap the Eclipse. Monster 45 ft. telescopic camera to record the total eclipse-it will be used at Giggleswich, Yorks."

    Greenwich, London

    M/S of a rather dark view of the telescope part, a long length with a mirror at one end. C/U of the sun, which becomes hidden behind a dark cloud and then re appears. The astronomer adjusts a part of the telescope, which is outside, and changes the plate.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    680.13
    Media URN:
    32905
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/05/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:36:00 / 01:17:55:00
    Canister:
    G 1394

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