• Short Summary

    Prince George of Denmark visits Manchester ship canal - Horses suffer from flu in Camden.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Around Britain".

    Intertitle reads: "Manchester". Prince George of Denmark visits Manchester Ship Canal.

    LV GV Canal (for super title)

    SV Sir Frederick West, Chairman of Manchester Ship Canal (left) and Prince George.

    LV Canal, ship on left unloading. Travel shot towards. CU Bow wave of tug. LV Away from back of tug to ship unloading.

    SV Sir Frederick West and Prince George. LV Barton swing aqueduct opening. SV The Prince and Sir Frederick West. LV Back view the Prince and Sir Frederick West looking at Barton Swing bridge as they pass. CU Sir Frederick explaining something to the Prince. LV GV Travel shots towards of ship, unloading. CU Prince George.

    Intertitle reads: "London". A 'Flu epidemic hits railway horses in Camden Town.

    LV Angle shot carts lined up in yard. (for super sub.) GV Carts lined up in yard. GV Interior of stable. Vet. and assistants walk down to examine horse. SV Vet. examining horse. GV Harnesses hanging on wall. GV Men wheeling bales of hay away from doorway. LV Men pushing hay through chopping machine. SV Men pushing hay through chopping machines.

    LV Vet and assistants giving horse injection SV Vet and assistants giving horse injection. CU Horse's head tied to stall. LV Vet and assistants giving horse pill. SV Vet and assistants giving horse pill. CU Foreman looking on. SV Horse that has just had pill being led, away. LV Men getting bran mash walking into stalls. GV Stable, men with bran mash walking into stalls. SV Men collecting bran mash. CU Horse tied to stall eating. GV Stables.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1405.15
    Media URN:
    45719
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    10/02/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:00:00 / 01:23:07:00
    Canister:
    49/12

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