• Short Summary

    Substantial remains of some of the buildings which Henry VIII erected in Whitehall, London, for his end his court's recreation and amusement, have been found by the Ministry of Works during reconstruction of the Treasury offices in Whitehall.

  • Description

    1.
    Part of one of the old walls.


    2.
    CU Of old well


    3.
    The end wall of Small Tennis Court.


    4.
    GV Group is standing on site of old Tennis Court, in background is old wall


    5.
    CU Of window on this wall. (Circled in ink on Drawing B.)


    6.
    Further GV. of this area.


    7.
    M Mr. P.J.May, the Architect, and Mr. John Charlton, Inspector of Ancient Monuments, pointing out details of plan and to the window seen in background when PAN up


    8.
    CU Of plan


    9.
    REVERSE ANGLE Mr. CHARLTON (left) - Mr. May (right).


    10.
    GV


    11.
    Board in Downing Street - PAN to No. 10.


    12.
    NO. 10 through Foreign Office Arches.


    13.
    Door of No. 10, through railings.


    14.
    B.B.C. unit at work on site of tennis court.


    15.
    Further angles on demolition work in progress on old site


    16.
    GVs Around buildings - across gardens of No. 10, etc.


    17.
    Downing Street sign


    18.
    Workmen demolishing - various angles


    19.
    Plan. Drawing A.




    Initials KJ/V/MMcG



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Substantial remains of some of the buildings which Henry VIII erected in Whitehall, London, for his end his court's recreation and amusement, have been found by the Ministry of Works during reconstruction of the Treasury offices in Whitehall.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7QACWSMGE4LEEP0EFPJTGVVJW
    Media URN:
    VLVA7QACWSMGE4LEEP0EFPJTGVVJW
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/02/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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