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    Issue title is PATHE PICTORIAL LOOKS AT LONELINESS.

    Port Victoria, Kent

    L/S of jetty going into sea. C/U of railway station sign: "Port Victoria". L/S of Thames barge at sea. M/S of station master Stephen Hills looking out to sea from platform. The station is in a rural location by the sea. Various shots of overgrown tracks and derelict station. M/S of Mr. Hills sweeping the platform. M/S of signal box.

    Mr. H. walks along train line, he climbs a ladder to change a signal. L/S of railway line running across bleak landscape. M/S of Mr. H. pulling lever in signal box. A train comes into station; no passengers get off but Mr. H. has a chat with the driver and collects his newspaper. M/S of Mr. H. standing on empty platform looking up line.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/07/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    33991
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1239.30
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:28:00 / 01:54:16:00
    Canister:
    NP 150
    Sort Number:
    NP 150
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Historic towns Gordine research Andrew 45-48 Lonely Stations
  • Stills

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

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