• Short Summary

    More bombs damage Buckingham Palace and other well-known London buildings.

  • Description

    Buckingham Palace, London, England
    Gen. view pan front of Buckingham Palace showing bomb damage to railings. Semi view showing bomb damage to railings, workmen clearing up. Gen. view men digging in crater in front of Palace. Back view digging in crater, showing monument in front of Buckingham Palace. CU. fallen masonery. Top view crater pan up to Palace quadrangle. Semi view damage under windows. CU. damage under windows, pan to men working on windows. Long view pan of the palace chapel, pan down from organ to damage on ground. Semi view interior damage. Gen. view pan down Queen Anne's Mansions showing bomb which has made a big seam in side of building. Semi view pan of damage. Gen. view pan down showing bombs that went through 6 floors.

    Westminster, England

    Gen. view Big Ben in Distance, pan up to St. Thomas's Hospital showing huge mass of wreckage etc. Gen. view damaged hospital. Long view damaged hospital, showing Big Ben in background, pan down interior shot damage to house of Lords Record Room. Semi view pan showing Big Ben in background, pan down interior shot damage to House of Lord Record Room.

    Regent Street, England
    Long view Italian touring company's windows broken. Semi view notice "Visit Italy".

    Victoria, England

    Top view pan of A.R.P. workers examining crashed Nazi 'plane on roof of Victoria. Semi view tail of 'plane on roof. Semi view man picking up pieces of tail off roof. Gen. view showing wreckage of 'plane in wrecked shop. Semi view wreckage of 'plane in street. CU. wreckage of 'plane in street. CU R.A.F. man examining wreckage. CU. showing hole in tail of 'plane with large swastika on it.

    Gen. view pan showing mass of wreckage. caused by small houses that have collapsed. CU. pan of wreckage. Long view pan of wreckage. Semi view of wreckage, wrecked garage showing car 10' above ground amid wreckage. CU. car on first floor. Semi view bomb crater pan up.

    Semi view and CU. men digging in bomb crater in road. Back view men digging in bomb crater. Gen. view pan of wreckage of collapsed house. Semi view piano amongst wreckage. Semi view and CU. of wreckage.

    Censored Scenes.

    4 Gen. view pan and long view bomb damage to building? (St Thomas's Hospital)

    Buildings, Landmarks and Monuments; Military - Active; Air Raids and War Damage; Buckingham Palace; Puns; Great Britain
    Background: More bombs damage Buckingham Palace and other well-known London buildings.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2MOOTQLMES83J137X5MTX05JC
    Media URN:
    VLVA2MOOTQLMES83J137X5MTX05JC
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/09/1940
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
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    UK :LONDON IS SCARRED BUT NOT SCARED/  More bombs on Palace and other well-known buildings.

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