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  1. London’s Latest Palace

    Date released
    28 Sep 1922
    Series name
    Daily Sketch Topical Budget
    Issue no
    579-1
    NoS ID
    128693
    Story no
    1 / 5

    Port of London Authority’s new building. Library material.

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  2. Limestone (2000)

    Subject
    Architecture; Civil Engineering & Building
    Distribution
    Sale, VHS (PAL, 30 minutes), £65.00

    This film describes the use of limestone as a building material. It also explores its failure, repair and conservation. Topicscovered include: Geology; Quarrying; Carving and Dressing; Laying; Defects;...

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  3. British and Best (1926 Film)

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    Topical Budget

    Newsreel item. The winning design for the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre by architect Elisabeth Scott.

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  4. Building the eLibrary

    Date
    26 Sep 2014, 08:54
    Author
    Sergio Angelini
    Post Type
    BUFVC Article

    STEM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. Government has long identified STEM education as a major priority, built on strong subject teaching. Alice Coates, National STEM...

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  5. From Slag Heap to Dream Cities

    Date released
    4 Jan 1943
    Series name
    British Paramount News
    Issue no
    1236
    NoS ID
    038516
    Story no
    1 / 2

    Recent discovery enables waste-product of iron smelting to be turned into excellent building material.

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  6. French Make Homes from Bomb Rubble

    Date released
    10 Dec 1945
    Series name
    British Paramount News
    Issue no
    1542
    NoS ID
    039815
    Story no
    3 / 4
    Extras
    1 commentary sheet, 1 shot list

    Inhabitants of war-shattered Normandy building own dwelling from material lying in devastated towns.

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  7. Development of Timber Engineering, The (2 Parts) (1979 Multimedia)

    Director
    Nita Spektorov
    Producer
    Nita Spektorov
    Subject
    Engineering
    Distribution
    Hire, 36, 53 slides. col.

    Two programmes outlining the properties of wood and its history as a building material.

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  8. Plaster Plus

    Date released
    1948
    Series name
    This Is Britain
    Issue no
    25
    NoS ID
    351901
    Story no
    3 / 3

    COI synopsis: Here are some tests to show the unique qualities of a new building material developed in Britain.

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  9. Green Timber Buildings (Historic English Carpentry) (1996)

    Subject
    Architecture; Civil Engineering & Building
    Distribution
    Sale, VHS (PAL, 25 minutes), £65.00

    The UK has a fine inheritance of timber architecture. For thousands of years timber was the predominant structural material for building. Human communities exploited their knowledge of woodland management to...

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  10. From Slag Heaps to Dream Cities?

    Date released
    17 Dec 1942
    Series name
    Warwork News
    Issue no
    S15/12; Paramount Issue No.: 1231
    NoS ID
    156597
    Story no
    1 / 2

    Speeding up war production by machine. Robot labour in the Midlands digs up earth for quarrying operations. Steel, coke and slag production. Slag in particular is seen to have many new uses: slag in furnace,...

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