• Short Summary

    A new machine paints the white lines down the middle of the road.

  • Description

    Titles read: "WATCH THE WHITE LINE!"

    Somewhere in England - probably London.

    Various shots of a workman demonstrating a new machine that paints the white lines along the middle of the road - "made necessary in the blackout" says commentator. The machine also paints white lines on the edge of a kerb, so that "gone are the bending and daubing" of doing the job by hand.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1204.15
    Media URN:
    15594
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/07/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:04:00 / 01:27:24:00
    Canister:
    PT 536

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