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  • Short Summary

    Swans return to their home in the Thames after a spell of cold weather.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Back to the river ... once more! Return of warmer conditions enables King's Swanmaster to restore freedom to penned up Thames swans. Shepperton.

    M/S as the swans waddle out of a gate and down the road followed by their keepers, the camera pans across them as they move along. M/S as they all splash into the river and glide along. Various shots as they swim around their home.

    Note: an orange tinted version exists.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    442.12
    Media URN:
    25412
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/12/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:26:00 / 01:23:28:00
    Canister:
    G 1253

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