London - Sidney Street Siege 1911

Star Item

Description

"Houndsditch Assassins at bay, Besieged by soldiers and Armed Police." MS group of policemen and civilians standing across street in a line in a a pose for the camera (14). MS two Scots Guards and some civilians by a terraced house (25). Guard, man and small girl by doorway (33). CS three policemen...

more

Data

Cataloguer:
Jenny
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Mute
Media URN:
93523
Sort Number:
NFTVA
Time in/Out:
01:28:00:00 / 01:31:27:00
Canister:
Pathe only hold a Beta of this item - film at NFTVA
Film ID:
3474.06
Issue Date:
03/01/1911

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Titanic
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope

Related Videos

Hide
Old Master Surgeon

Old Master Surgeon

Mr Aczel restoring and retouching old master paintings at Brook Street in London.

Commonwealth Ministers Confer

Commonwealth Ministers Confer

Ministers from around the Commonwealth meet in London to discuss finance and trade.

Commonwealth Premiers Conference

Commonwealth Premiers Conference

Prime Ministers of the Commonwealth meet for vital talks at Downing Street.

Tailor's Stable

Tailor's Stable

Sidney Barney's riding outfitters features stable and dummy horse for his clients to sit on.

Renovations Begin At No.10 Downing Street

Renovations Begin At No.10 Downing Street

Major building works retain the well-known facade but modernise the interior of the buildings.

Sydney Street Siege Aka Sidney Street Siege

Sydney Street Siege Aka Sidney Street Siege

Coverage of the famous Siege of Sidney Street in London's East End.

Time To Remember - Time Of The Suffragettes  1911 - 1913  - Record B - Reel 1

Time To Remember - Time Of The Suffragettes 1911 - 1913 - Record B - Reel 1

Events of the years 1911-1913 - the Womens Suffrage Campaign, preparations for war etc.

Following on from '10 Tragedies Caught on Film', we bring you part 2 and ten more tragedies that were captured when the reels were recording.
10MoreTragedies
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
dancingqueen
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
Vertigo
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.
Himmler