Shipyard Strike In Hamburg 1955

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    Hamburg, Germany.

    Documentation on file.

    Various shots of idle shipyards. LS. Idle ships. LS. Idle ships in dock. Various shots, workers leaving factory. LS. Deserted factory area. Various shots of workers queuing and receiving their last week's pay. CU. Hand holding letter of notice. LS. Sign being put on board. MS. Strikers discussing grievances. LS. Strike meeting. LS. Ships on stocks.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    79873
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2694.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:02:00 / 01:33:05:00
    Canister:
    UN 2763 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 2763 A
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