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HUTS FOR THE HOMELESS

Huts For The Homeless (1944)

The first batch of London's prefabricated houses are built in East Poplar....

NEW CHURCH

New Church (1951)

Footage of the new Trinity church in Poplar, Greater London, or Suffolk.

SHOE REPAIRS

Shoe Repairs (1953)

Evening class for girls to learn about shoe repair.

SICK CHIMP

Sick Chimp (1953)

A chimp recovering from pneumonia is fed gruel and visited by his brother.

HOUSING PROBLEMS

Housing Problems (1950-1959)

Bomb sites and poor housing areas in London - good footage.

SONS OF THE SEA

Sons Of The Sea (1935)

Young boys in training for the Merchant Fleet at a training school in Poplar,...