St. Paul's New Face 1965

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • View as stills
  • Description

    Item title reads - St. Paul's new face.

    St. Paul's Cathedral has its dome cleaned. London.

    M/S St Paul's Cathedral. M/S of the dome with mass of scaffolding around it. L/S two scaffolding erectors balancing on top of scaffolding. L/S mass of scaffolding looking down from dome. M/S's men walking along the scaffolding. L/S view of London from dome. Various shots man working with power tools to chip away the thick grime. M/S workmen spraying water on the walls. M/S and C/U another workman brushing wall and showing the very thick grime on the stonework. M/S water being thrown on the wall. M/S workman wiping wall with his hand showing the black dirt. M/S of the dome, pan down to water running down the wall. C/U as it runs into gutter. M/S of the dome.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/09/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    55593
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1816.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:47:00 / 01:47:02:00
    Canister:
    65/74
    Sort Number:
    65/074
  • Stills

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
Animals are often the forgotten army of World War I. They displayed unwavering courage even when exposed to extreme conditions. British Pathé pay tribute to these forgotten warriors.
WW1animals
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt

Related Videos

Hide
Work Proceeds On Liverpool Cathedral Lner

Work Proceeds On Liverpool Cathedral Lner

Work in progress on the Catholic cathedral in Liverpool, plus a models of the finished building.

Bishop Of Southwell

Bishop Of Southwell

Cuts from story 'Open Me The Gates' in G 1544.

Selected Originals - Danish King At Canterbury

Selected Originals - Danish King At Canterbury

Material relating to newsreel story 'Danish King At Canterbury' - 52/40

Salisbury Cathedral

Salisbury Cathedral

Footage of urgent repair work being carried out on Salisbury field. Wiltshire.

The Church Of Charlemagne Aka Cologne Cathedral

The Church Of Charlemagne Aka Cologne Cathedral

Various views of Cologne Cathedral in Germany.

Cathedral Service

Cathedral Service

Material showing bishops conducting service in cathedral.

Coventry Cathedral

Coventry Cathedral

Interior of new Coventry Cathedral, exterior with close up of modern spire.

Cathedral

Cathedral

Very poor shots of unidentified English cathedral.

Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.
Himmler
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
10 telling images selected from British Pathé's extensive WWI footage. 'The war to end all wars' was a war without parallel: over 70 million military personnel were involved and over 17 million people died.
WW1
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
Vertigo
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald