A look inside famous clock towers, plus good views of Westminster.
Title reads: "Big Ben".
L/S showing Westminster Palace, Big Ben and River Thames. Low angle shot of Big Ben. Elevated shot bell tower. C/U of bell rope. C/U of hammer striking bell showing reverberation. Interior. C/U of clock face of Big Ben, a man walks past. C/U of signatures scrawled on face. General shots of man looking at clock mechanism. Panning C/U of inscription, giving name of designer and date of erection. Various C/Us of clock mechanism working.
High angled shot of traffic and pedestrians on Parliament Square, looking down from clock tower. L/S, from clock tower, looking over River Thames. Panning L/S of Parliament Square.
Note: see paperwork for newspaper and magazine articles about stories in NP 189.