• Short Summary

    Barrage balloons are put up around various London landmarks to defend against low-flying enemy aircraft

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: None

    ENGLAND: London: Various:
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    BALLOONS London's Balloon Barrage rehearsal


    NELSON Excellant shot of Lion taken during Balloon barrage at foot of Column


    TRAFALGAR SQUARE Good shot of Lion at Nelsons Column in Balloon Barrage


    Civil Defence; Aviation

    blimps, aircraft, military, Royal Air Force, RAF, blimp, anti-aircraft, Big Ben, St Pauls Cathedral, aerials
    Background: Barrage balloons are put up around various London landmarks to defend against low-flying enemy aircraft

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAB6DP0578W1OCH99W4KW1M35BI
    Media URN:
    VLVAB6DP0578W1OCH99W4KW1M35BI
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/10/1938
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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