• Short Summary

    British soliders distribute food in London filling in for striking workers

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Forces Take Over London's Food Supplies

    ENGLAND: London: Lambeth: Clapham:
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    CLAPHAM Troops move into camp on Clapham Common during transport Strike. Shots of men making food etc

    MILITARY BRITISH Troops take over during Transport Strike - camp on Clapham Common -loading meat on to lorries - wireless transmitter to keep in touch with all lorries

    POTATO Troops peeling potatoes and one landing in dixie

    STRIKES Troops called in during transport strike - shots of soldiers camp on Clapham Common - soldiers lifting met on to lorries - wireless operators checking the movement of lorries.

    Military - Active; Industrial Relations

    Trucks, transport, lorry, drivers, teamsters, meat, butchers, labour relations, strikebreakers
    Background: British soliders distribute food in London filling in for striking workers

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAETWTRKSHPNQJ8YIB1ISSOZZVA
    Media URN:
    VLVAETWTRKSHPNQJ8YIB1ISSOZZVA
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/01/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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