The Great Freeze 1947

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    The Great Freeze Up - St. James' Park, London.

    General view of the trees and grass covered with snow and ice during the harsh winter of 1947. Large flock of birds walking on ice covered lake. Various shots woman feeding swans standing on ice covered lake. M/S man shovelling snow from street gutters.

    C/U sign on door to football ground announcing cancellation of match because of weather. Various shots man (off-duty footballer?) wadding through snow on pitch, in front of goal.

    Item is cuts from Gazette issue 47/18.

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    British Pathé
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    Mute
    Media URN:
    66842
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2411.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:29:00 / 01:41:18:00
    Canister:
    UN 1779 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 1779 B
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