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    No title. Cleaning of Nelson's Column almost complete, Trafalgar Square, London.

    M/S men cleaning lion statue in Trafalgar Square. Angle shot Nelson's Column showing that the scaffolding is now partly removed, pan down to man cleaning lions. M/S men cleaning lions. M/S of workmen renovating fountain. C/U ditto. M/S of workmen sandblasting wall covered in soot. C/U ditto. M/S Robert Mellish, Minister of Public Buildings and Works, being greeted. He is handed two photographs of Nelson statue showing it before and after cleaning. C/U Mr. Mellish holding the picture. C/U photographs. Angle shot Nelson on top of column. C/U Nelson on column looking clean and pristine. L/S of Nelson's Column in Trafalgar Square.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/04/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    56706
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2059.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:21:00 / 01:21:12:00
    Canister:
    68/31
    Sort Number:
    68/031
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    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Science & Technology Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Trafalgar Atzmor
  • Stills

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

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