• Short Summary

    Good item about women railway workers during the second world war.

  • Description

    Note: Location of events unknown due to wartime censoring.

    L/S of three women walking past steam train at an LNER (London North Eastern Railway) yard in the North. C/U of wheels of locomotive. M/S of woman pulling lever. Several shots of woman (Mrs Blackwell) operating crane to lift it off the ground. M/S of Florence Salter operating drop stamp. M/S of Hilda Dixon pushing steel bars into red hot furnace. M/Ss of Mrs Southall using welding machine to repair boiler tubes.

    Cataloguers note: Nice film about women factory workers during Second World War.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1560.01
    Media URN:
    50074
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/03/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:36:00 / 01:01:39:00
    Canister:
    NSP 363

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