Victorian cast iron

United Kingdom, 1971

Film
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A look at some of the remains of Victorian cast iron in Great Britain, and some earlier examples with some discussion as to why they are important and representative of the period. Cast iron has survived better than any of the other new materials discussed, although much was lost for scrap during the wars, and many important monuments are being pulled down yearly.

Credits

producer

Edward Hayward

production company

Open University

BBC-TV

Language

English

Duration

00:25:00:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

30068

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Cast-iron

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Iron-founding

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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