HOME AND AWAY NO. 11

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Places:

  • Renfrewshire

Subjects:

  • Construction and engineering
  • Leisure and recreation
  • Music
  • Ships and shipping
  • Sporting activities
  • Water and waterways
  • Animals

Genres:

  • Sponsored

Series:

  • Home and away

Decade:

  • 1950s

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Title: HOME AND AWAY NO. 11

Reference number: 1521

Date: 1957

Director: d. Peter Ward

Sponsor: Babcock and Wilcox (Steam) Ltd

Production company: Technical and Scientific Films Ltd. in assoc. with Film Producers Guild

Sound: sound

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 14.00 mins

Description: One of a series of 20 films made for Babcock and Wilcox (Steam) Ltd. between 1954 and 1961. The 1957 Industrial Fair and Exhibition in Sydney, Australia where Babcock and Wilcox Australion Co. had a stand. Refs. 1517-1528.

[See also refs. 1517, 1518, 1519, 1520, 1522, 1525, 1526, 1527, 1528].

Credits: p. Cyril Randell,
ed. Terry Twigg

Shotlist: Censor's certificate (0.06); Credits (0.34); A Film review of people and events, work and play, for members and friends of the Babcock and Wilcox family. The pipes at Paisley. Shots of Paisley town centre (0.40); World Pipe Band Championship in open air arena. General views pipe bands and spectators, demonstration of dancing and Scottish country dancing (3.30); The winners, Shotts Highland Dykehead Caledonia Band are presented with trophy. Parade of honour (3.59); From Calder Hall to Hinkley Point. World's largest atomic power station. General views Calder nuclear power station (4.34); Virgin site of Hinkley Point (4.44); Artist's impression of the power station (5.12); Model of Renfrew works and model Goliath crane placed alongside (5.22); More drawings of Hinkley Point (5.34); Down under. Aerial shots of Sidney, Australia (6.12); 1957 Industrial Fair and Exhibition in the city's Royal Showground. Shots of Babcock and Wilcox Australian Co stand (6.29); Aerial shot of Babcock and Wilcox Australian works (6.39); Shots of men in aluminium foil suits bending sheets of metal. General views of craftsmen and welders. General views of shop floor (7.46); Babcock and Wilcox football team playing match (8.08); Staff and families on outing to zoo (9.05); People on Bondi Beach. Surf boats (9.43); The little fleet. Members of Inchinnan Cruising Club preparing boats for sea, checking engines, painting hulls, etc. (10.44); Boats pushed into water (11.05); Cargo vessel "Waroonga" being launched from Barclay Curle's yard on the Clyde. Tugs take charge to tow vessel up to Stobcross quay (12.00); Babcock and Wilcox boiler hoisted aboard by crane at Stobcross (12.23); Inchinnan Club cruises at Gareloch (14.12); End credits missing.