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Bessemer - The Last Blow

Synopsis
Outlines the development of the Bessemer process and records from start to finish a typical blow at the sponsor’s Workington works before the process was phased out in 1974.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; video sd. col. 13 min.
Year of production
1973
Availability
Free loan (2005)
Subjects
Archaeology; Technology
Keywords
industrial archaeology; manufacturing technology; steelmaking

Credits

Director
Frank Black
Writer
G K N Gale
Contributor
Malcolm Smith

Sponsor

Name

British Steel Corporation Archives

Distributor

Name

Education Distribution Service

Email
info@edist.co.uk
Phone
01795 427614
Fax
01795 474871
Address
Education House, Drywall Estate
Murston
Sittingbourne, Kent
ME10 3RL

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