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Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Oak for New Parliament

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
983A
Date Released
8 Apr 1948
Date submitted
8 Apr 1948
Date submitted
5 Apr 1948
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Trailer - Diphtheria
  2. 2Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Princess Anne Choses Frocks
  3. 3Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: New Look Evening Gowns
  4. 4Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Motor-Less Planes’ Championship Meeting
  5. 5Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Oak for New Parliament
  6. 6Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Mrs Roosevelt at Windsor Castle
  7. 7Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Berlin - Frontier Scenes
  8. 8Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Sir Stafford Cripps’ First Budget
  9. *Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Academy Awards

* Story has local or special distribution

Story

Story No. within this Issue
5 / 8
Section Title
Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Oak for House of Commons. DESCRIPTION: English oak is being cut for the panelling in the new House of Commons. SHOTLIST: KS GV Houses of Parliament shot from Millbank, with Victoria Gardens in the fore. Pan Library shots of ruins of old House of Commons, bomb damage several shots. KIDDERMINSTER - MS chopping of trees. Men use hand saw, sawing base of oak. Tree begins and falls out of camera. Men chopping branches off trunk of tree. Mechanical saw sawing section of trunk. (2 shots of 2 types of mechanical saws). Trunks being automatically loaded onto a trailer. Trailer drives away out of camera. MS trunk being mechanically planed.
Keywords
Buildings and structures; Forestry
Locations
London; Kidderminster
Card file number
50044
Credits:
Camera
Alec Tozer
Commentator
Lionel James Gamlin
Length of story (in feet)
105
Story extras:

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