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  • Description

    Animal census at London Zoo.

    M/S Group of flamingos. C/U Keeper counting. M/S Keeper counting birds flying in foreground. M/S Head-keeper counting caged birds. M/S Birds flying round cage. C/U Birds on wire mesh, they fly and settle on wire. C/U Keeper counting. M/S Penguins. L/S Two penguins waltzing.

    C/U Birds walking away M/S Man opening snakes' cage. Another angle man's hand taking out snakes. M/S Men counting snakes. L/S Man entering reptile cage. Interior of cage - cage man catching lizard by tail. C/U Keeper making notes. C/U 'Ike' the Iguana. L/S Keeper counting cross. pan down to crocodiles.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/01/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    34698
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1297.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:19:00 / 01:40:45:00
    Canister:
    NP 385
    Sort Number:
    NP 385
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Entertainment & Humour Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    Zoo Census
  • Stills

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

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