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  • Short Summary

    Exterior and interior shots of Berkeley Nuclear Power Station near Bristol.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    The Berkeley Nuclear Power Station, Bristol.

    High angle panning shot of the nuclear reactor no. 1 buildings with the River Severn in background. High angle panning shot showing Bristol Channel and countryside. High angle panning shot of the turbine hall. Various shots old summer house (gazebo) in middle of site, pan to power station. High angle panning shot of the reactor building. High angle of pylons where power from the station will be fed into the national grid. High angle panning shots of the reactor building and site.

    Interior shot of turbine hall. High angle travel shot, taken from crane, of the turbine. Travel shot from crane of the roof of the turbine house. Interior shot turbine hall. MS section of travelling crane, pan down to travelling shot of turbines. CU dials on control panel. Various shots technicians at work assembling the turbine.

    Interior shot of the control room of the power station where electricians are at work. Very high angle shot interior of the reactor No. 1. MS roof of reactor building, pan to LS floor where technicians are at work, pan up the wall of the building. Panning shots of electric pylons from where power will be fed into national grid. MS electric pylon, pan along the cables to show the network of pylons stretching into distance.

    CU contractors board advertising various companies engaged on construction of the power station, including Balfour Beatty. MS contractors board, pan to LS Berkeley Power Station.

    Date on dope sheet is 02/02/1961.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:25:00 / 01:27:08:00
    UN 3460 D

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