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Great Day

Synopsis
The opening by of Calder Hall, the world’s first nuclear power station.the world’s first nuclear power station, by HM Queen Elizabeth II. Describes the construction and design of the station, and shows the opening.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. Standard formats. col. 20 min.
Year of production
1956
Availability
OUT OF DISTRIBUTION
Notes
Archival interest.
Uses
Of value only to courses covering the history of science, and to social historians. The video serves as an historical document reflecting the social attitudes and aspirations of the time.*
Subjects
Sociology; Technology
Keywords
history of technology; nuclear power industries; social history

Distributor

Name

AEA Technology

Phone
01235 433333
Fax
01235 436548
Address
BNIF Education Programme
329 Harwell
Didcot, Oxon
OX11 0RA
Notes
formerly United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authorigy (UKAEA)

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