Docks / Hydroplanes 1969

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    London.

    Close up shots of a small yellow flower in water - also reflection of sun in water seen. Various shots of a river from a bank covered in yellow flowers. Nice shots of the river, banks, trees, flowers, bushes, grass. Various shots, from a boat, of the river bank with lovely houses, trees, fields, gardens, etc.

    An old building, pan down to river Thames - this is one of the London's docks. Close up shot of small fish in the river and grass and flowers around. Various back shots of the people waving to relatives onboard a large ship as it moves out of the harbour. Zoom in to show the relatives waving from decks of the ship. More shots of the people waving as the ship leaves.

    Various shots of the colourful red and yellow speedboats racing across the river Thames at great speed. They race past the river barges, under the bridge and along the river. People watching the race from the packed banks, Big Ben seen in background. Speedboats circling around at great speed.

    Various close up shot of ship's captain at controls wheel of a ship. Various shots of a small stream rushing through field towards woods. Various close up shots of the stream covered in water lilies and some other plants - very pretty. Several low angle shots of a large tree in the winter - no leaves. Various scenic shots of a small bridge with trees on sides - all covered in snow. Camera pans to show the river, country cottage and its surrounding covered in snow.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1969
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    87519
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3085.02
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:19:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:16:00 / 01:26:01:00
    Canister:
    UN 4602 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 4602 D
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