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  • Glasgow
  • Renfrewshire


  • Employment, industry and industrial relations


  • Industrial
  • Promotional


  • 1950s

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Reference number: 0063

Date: 1957

Production company: Clyde Tube Forgings with assistance from the Industrial Panel of the Scottish Film Council

Sound: sound

Original format: 16mm

Colour: col

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 9.00 mins

Description: The welding process and manufacture of pipe fittings are shown in the Clyde Tube Forgings on Hillington Industrial Estate.

See also ref. 2019

Shotlist: Credits (.15); gvs pipelines. Shots of the welding process and manufacture of pipe fittings in the forge on Hillington Industrial Estate. Finishing processes and crating and marking for shipment (6.40); some fittings go to Shaw-Petrie's Cameron Works on the same estate (7.40) Office and administrative side of the firm. Hugh Miller, Chairman and founder of the company (9.15)