• Short Summary

    As many former servicemen return to their civilian jobs, Field Marshal Montgomery makes a speech to employees at Standard Motor Works, men work on the assembly line, and automobile bodies are fit onto chassis

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The British Motor Industry's Drive for Exports

    ENGLAND: West Midlands: Coventry:
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    COVENTRY Monty inspects Standard Motor works at Coventry. Good shots of assembly lines and testing benches. Also of Finished cars coming off of assembly lines

    FACTORIES Motor factory goes all out for export drive - good shots of Assembly belts on conveyor system. Factory shots and finished cars coming off of assembly line. Visited by Monty who makes speech to workers

    FIELD MARSHALL MONTGOMERY Arriving at Standard Motor Works, Coventry. Makes speech to employees. Looking over new cars and tractors

    MOTORS ETC Motor-car factory goes all out for export drive. F-M Montgomery inspects the factory and makes speech to employees.. Good shots of assembling on conveyors system and very good factory shots - finally culminating to finished cars coming off assembly lines

    Industries, Trades and Crafts; Vehicles

    Brisith motor industry, automobile manufacture, manufacturing, autoworkers, workers, Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein
    Background: As many former servicemen return to their civilian jobs, Field Marshal Montgomery makes a speech to employees at Standard Motor Works, men work on the assembly line, and automobile bodies are fit onto chassis

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9W17I69LTO3MWX9I1K5XPWLIF
    Media URN:
    VLVA9W17I69LTO3MWX9I1K5XPWLIF
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/10/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:56:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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