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  • Short Summary

    Footage of fire proof suits being manufactured.

  • Description

    Note: Location of events unknown.

    Full titles read: "WOVEN ROCK"

    M/S of a man chiselling at a piece of rock. C/U of man's hand pulling out cotton wool like material out of the rock. Various shots of women at work in a factory with long sheets of material. Good M/S's of women using sewing machines. They appear to be making some kind of fire proof suit. Various shots of firemen demonstrating the effectiveness of the suits including footage of several firemen walking into the blazing wreckage of an aeroplane.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1186.10
    Media URN:
    40810
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/03/1939
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:27:00 / 01:20:31:00
    Canister:
    PT 470

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