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  • Description

    Title reads: "London".

    Various shots of steeplejack Syd Larkins preparing to climb Nelson's Column in Trafalgar Square. Tilt up Nelson Column to show ropes and ladders etc. L/S of ladder being hauled up side of the Column using pulleys. L/S of crowds at the base of the column. M/S of Larkins climbing Columns. Pan up length of Column showing statue of Admiral Nelson at the top. Intercut with shots of crowd watching. A flock of pigeons swoops low, one bird poos on a young serviceman.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/01/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44959
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1372.32
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:23:00 / 01:56:08:00
    Canister:
    46/8
    Sort Number:
    46/008
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Entertainment & Humour
  • Stills

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

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