COSTUME JEWELLERY FACTORY, GLENROTHES

The manager of a factory in Glenrothes displays their range of costume jewellery designed to celebrate the Queen’s silver jubilee in 1977. (clip)

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Subjects:

  • Employment, industry and industrial relations

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  • Television news

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  • Grampian Television

Series:

  • Grampian today

Decade:

  • 1970s

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Title: COSTUME JEWELLERY FACTORY, GLENROTHES

Reference number: N0623

Date: 1977

Production company: Grampian Television

Sound: mute

Original format: 16mm

Colour: col

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 12.50 mins

Description: Interview about a line of jewellery made to celebrate the Jubilee year, shots of production line manufacture in a costume jewellery factory in Glenrothes.

Shotlist: ints costume jewellery factory, Glenrothes, with gvs machinery; female workers assembling pieces and c/u jewellery produced (0.39) representative from the factory talks about the jewellery range made in celebration of Jubilee year, the popularity of costume jewellery (1.55) [mute] further shots jewellery making process in the factory, including moulds used to make metal pendants; shot of man operating centrifuge and pouring in molten metal (3.51) medium c/u and c/u female worker adds decoration to the pendants using solder (5.19) pendants are dipped in an electroplating bath; c/u gold coloured pendants (5.36) c/u glue is used to add further decoration; c/u enamel effect is painted on (7.11) ms female workers assembling pieces (7.35) models show different jewellery designs (9.13) further interview; reporter cutaways (12.50)