River Traffic 1970-1979

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    Unused / unissued material - Colour material.

    Voiceover has nothing to do with the film.

    River Thames, London.

    Various shots of mobile crane on boat moving down river through dockland area. VS Travel shots from boat along river past large docked cargo ships. LS of power station with small ferry in the foreground. Various shots of buildings on the river bank. MS of wash from boat. Various travel shots along river, past Ford dock. LS of cranes. More shots of wake through porthole. MS of barges carrying waste / refuse. Various CUs of parts of boat.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1970 - 1979
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    92557
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3401.06
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:10:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:05:00 / 01:43:20:00
    Canister:
    UN 4627 F
    Sort Number:
    UN 4627 F
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    Countrywide - Thames Sailing Barges London On Film: East End indus - markets 2 London GVs 1970s
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  • This clip features footage of several vessels, including, at 03:10, the tug "Watercock".

    At 06:21 there's a glimpse of the Samuel Williams Thames Terminal, at Dagenham Dock.

    jamied 28th Mar 2013

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