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  • Description

    Full title reads: "France. All quiet on the 'battle of the barges' front! Despite a few arrests - settlement of strikers grievances ends threatened deadlock."

    France.

    Pan across canal side where groups of strikers and police are gathered. Out on the river or canal several barges are gathered and tied together. Groups of men stand on the narrowboats.

    Some men - presumably striking workers - are escorted by police away from the scene.

    Boats begin to move down the canal.

    Shots of men pulling tow ropes to haul the boats along.

    Various shots of a barge - laden with wood - being hauled along by man power.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/08/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    6622
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    731.35
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:46:00 / 01:52:52:00
    Canister:
    33/70
    Sort Number:
    33/070
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    narrowboat
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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