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  • Short Summary

    Good (brief) footage of women at work in munitions factory and leaving at the end of the day.

  • Description

    Women Munition Workers.

    Location of events unknown.

    M/S of a line of women sitting working at machinery in a factory. Men push wooden crates on a trolley behind them. Brief closer shot of women working - seem to be loading bullets of shells into cartridge or magazine.

    Intertitle: 'A few of the thousands of workers of all ages leaving the factory.'

    General view of factory gates opening. Two soldiers with rifles stand either side of the gates as workers come pouring out. Mostly women but there are some men among them.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2322.43
    Media URN:
    74771
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:02:00 / 01:54:55:00
    Canister:
    ON 184 I

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