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  • Short Summary

    Police investigate basement - scene of the acid bath murders. London.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Acid bath murders. London.

    Various shots of the newspaper headlines relating to the murders. CU Detective coming up out of the basement. M/S Police photographer etc. coming up out of basement. CU More detectives etc. coming up from basement and going to car. CU Dispatch case being handed into car. MS Exterior view of the toy shop in Dawes Road. CU The car which Haigh invented. CU Towards woman riding toy car along pavement. LS to CU Towards she rides it past bus on street.

    CU The car. LS Back view woman riding it along street. CU George Haigh's car at Chelsea police station. CU Notice on it - 'Do Not Touch.' MS People buying newspapers from newspaper seller. CU Pan newspaper posters. MS People buying papers from seller. LS exterior hotel. MS exterior Onslow Court Hotel where Mrs Durand-Deacon lived. CU entrance Onslow Court Hotel. LS Exterior Onslow Court Hotel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2266.04
    Media URN:
    65187
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:27:00 / 01:20:06:00
    Canister:
    UN 2084 C

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    "Haigh" is John George Haigh.

    "Mrs Durand-Deacon" is Olive Durand-Deacon.

  2. jamied says

    A news report on the charges made against Haigh can be seen in clip 1407.14.

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