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Other titles:BRITAIN'S ATOMIC WEAPONS RESEARCH PROGRAMME COLLECTION [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Rushes from Operation Mosaic, a two part atomic weapons test conducted off the Montebello Islands off the coast of Australia in 1956.
Description: Reel one: Round one (G1). Detonation. Mushroom cloud formation. Views across lagoon. Filmed by Vinten cameras using a six inch lens.
Reel two: Round one (G1). Long distant ground level view of detonation. Fireball and initial stages of mushroom cloud. The cloud formation is filmed to completion. Filmed with a Vinten camera using an 18mm lens.
Reel three: Round two (G2). Continuous run showing the lagoon and a ground level view of the detonation, and subsequent fireball and mushroom cloud.