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  • Description

    Full title reads: "London".

    Eros returns to Piccadilly.

    LS Piccadilly Circus, with Eros boarded up.

    MS LS Statue of Eros being brought back through the streets on a lorry.

    High angle shot of crowds in Piccadilly Circus watching the return of the statue.

    LS MS Eros is hauled by ropes up onto the plinth where it held in position by scaffolding.

    CU Polly Beecham a 75 year old flower girl.

    LS An LCC (London County Council) speaker on specially erected dais makes a ceremonial speech of welcome.

    CU Eros surrounded by scaffolding.

    CU Traffic lights in action.

    MS CU Buses and other traffic driving through Piccadilly Circus.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/07/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    41212
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1187.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:09:00 / 01:26:10:00
    Canister:
    47/53
    Sort Number:
    47/053
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    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Temporary workspace: 25.7.2009 18:09 London 1910-45 Eros Unforgettables London Life Statues
  • Stills

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

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