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    Rotterdam, Holland (Netherlands).

    Aerial view of Rotterdam harbour, very short. MS. Busy traffic on Dutch road. Various views of Dutch countryside showing the characteristic windmills, some are turning but the majority are just monuments and tourist attractions. Various shots in Rotterdam showing the Nieuwe Waterweeg, a small river that connects the city to the North Sea. Shots of people, most ride bicycles. MS. Special police at work in the city picking up bicycles that have been left in the wrong places or forgotten about. Various shots of large collection on bicycles lined up waiting for the people to come and claim their own. Various shots showing different types of window cleaners in the city, women with their long brooms and office block window cleaners on what looks like a fire escape ladder.

    (Combined Lavender.)

    Date found in the old record - 23/03/1966. Hungarian voiceover - possibly Hungarian travelogue.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    89650
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3197.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:26:00 / 01:40:16:00
    Canister:
    UN 4123 H
    Sort Number:
    UN 4123 H
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    Rotterdam
  • Stills

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

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