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    London.

    LS. HMS Discovery with St Paul's Cathedral in back, shot taken from Charring Cross Pier. LS. St. Paul's looking past Discovery. LS. St. Paul's with river in foreground. LS. & MS. Sycamore helicopter flying over St. Paul's. As it comes nearer to camera, it can be seen to be trailing a RAF (Royal Air Force) ensign. Various shots of Belvedere helicopter as it lowers heavy equipment onto barges moored on river. Various shots as four Whirlwind helicopters fly in to hover over barges enabling men of the RAF regiment to jump out onto barges. Various shots as Belvedere hovers over barges and men hook on heavy wood which it then flies away with. MS. Pan, police boat making way up river. LS. St. Paul's with river in foreground.

    (Orig. Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 08/11/1961.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    70142
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2609.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:05:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:05:38:00
    Canister:
    UN 3560 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 3560 D
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    Categories
    Religion & Politics War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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