Inside the Bank of England’s Gold Bullion Vault

Professor Martyn Poliakoff of The Periodic Table of Videos takes us on a fascinating video tour of the Bank of England’s highly secure gold bullion vault. The Bank of England holds around 315 billion dollars in gold. Each bar in the vault weighs about 28 pounds and is worth about $700,000. The video is by Brady Haran.

Inside the Bank of England's Gold Bullion Vault

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image via The Periodic Table of Videos, video by Brady Haran

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