• Short Summary

    Footage of man who keeps bees on roof top of building on Fleet Street in London.

  • Description

    Bee keeper, Fleet Street, London.

    C/U of man (Mr Cecil Tonsley) donning hat and net. M/S Walks to hive and squirts liquid at base. C/U Squirting liquid. C/U Puts can down and takes roof and section off. C/U Takes out honeycomb and holds up to camera. C/U Bees, finger indicates queen bee. C/U Mass of bees. C/U Puts down honeycomb. M/S Putting down honeycomb. L/S St. Paul's Cathedral, pan to flowers. C/U Flowers. L/S Man replacing hive. L/S Across city, pan to man taking out honeycomb. C/U Bees swarming on honeycomb.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1291.31
    Media URN:
    34611
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/06/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:22:00 / 01:53:23:00
    Canister:
    NP 403

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