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  • Short Summary

    Good footage of Standard 8 cars on production line and being driven by man with his family.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unknown or unclear.

    Coventry, Birmingham.

    Several shots of car chassis being fitted onto body on production line. M/S of front wheel assembly. L/S of front wheel assembly onto body. L/S of the cars in various stages of progress. Good shots of car production line.

    L/S of cars leaving Standard Motors factory. L/S of cars to car park. M/S various angles of Standard 8.

    Man lifts up back seat and puts luggage in boot of car then puts seat back. The man's wife and two small sons get into the car, outside a mock Tudor house and they drive off along a country road. M/S of car driving along behind us and overtaking. Point of view shot from the car. C/U of steering wheel and speedometer.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:40:00 / 01:20:47:00
    UN 2552 A

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