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  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Who Suffers?"

    London. Unofficial strike action halts lots of activity in London.

    GV Int. Smithfield Market idle owing to strike. LV Line of meat porters' barrows empty.

    GV Ships lying idle in Surrey Docks, London. LV "Benlomond" tied up at quayside. GV Looking between legs of quayside crane. GV Dock strikers standing around. SV Group of strikers talking.

    GV In foreground Polish ship tied up near Tower Bridge which can be seen in background (Jaraslav Dabrowski). SV Member of Polish crew stamping cigarette out on deck. LV Members of crew playing cards, pan to barges full of butter.

    GV Int. Warehouse stored with New Zealand butter, two dock officials inspecting it to see if it is fresh. LV Boxes of butter. CU "New Zealand Pure Creamery Butter" stamped on side of boxes. GV Tons of bacon in warehouse. SV Two officials covering up barrels of Polish butter.

    GV Masses of people walking across London Bridge on their way to work.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/06/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    49469
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1535.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:23:00 / 01:08:20:00
    Canister:
    58/46
    Sort Number:
    58/046
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Krays Smithfield Market europe-old-way
  • Stills

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

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