The sluice gate is opened, water flows to the mill and the wheel starts turning. (clip)

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  • ELDER, John C
  • Elder Dalrymple Productions / Elder Films
  • Glasgow Corporation


  • Carrick classroom


  • 1930s

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Title: WATER WHEEL, the

Reference number: 2170

Date: 1936c

Sponsor: [ Glasgow Corporation Education Committee]

Production company: [ Elder-Dalrymple Productions]

Sound: silent

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 2.28 mins

Description: A water wheel is shown in operation.

One of the Carrick Series, made for and approved by Glasgow Education Committee. See addit. info. file 11/1/80 for teaching notes. and 1/5/230.

Shotlist: Credits (0.04) gvs of building with water wheel. Shots of sluices and water wheel of the overshot type in operation (2.28)