• Short Summary

    Excellent footage of model railway factory in Walthamstow, Greater London.

  • Description

    Walthamstow, Greater London.

    Titles read: "TOYS - while you wait."

    L/Ss of mechanical machine punching holes in piece of wood at toy factory. The commentator says that they are wheels for trains. M/Ss of workers putting the wheels in large pile. M/S of wheels sliding down shoot. Good C/Us of large machine cogs turning round. M/S of Eve painting the wheels. M/Ss of woman assembling the miniature railway lines. Machine attaching body to the engine. Several more good shots of the trains being made including fenders and carriages. M/S of woman packing the trains away in boxes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1600.28
    Media URN:
    51359
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/12/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:39:00 / 01:57:49:00
    Canister:
    PSP 766

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