• Short Summary

    Manufacture of toy soldiers at Hornsey in London.

  • Description

    Manufacture of toy soldiers at Hornsey in London.

    M/S of toy soldier on horseback, man looks through large magnifying glass and models it. Various shots of the process of manufacture of the lead toys. M/S's of the molten lead being poured into mould. The mould is opened to reveal the small soldier, it is thrown onto a collection of others.

    M/S's of woman spraying models with an electric air gun. C/U of man fitting lance onto model of a Beefeater.

    Numerous shots of the making of plastic soldiers, which the commentator tells are for the kids. The camera pans from left to right some models of the Grenadier Guards.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    309.10
    Media URN:
    3668
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/02/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:31:00 / 01:55:12:00
    Canister:
    CP 528

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