• Short Summary

    Charles B Cochrane is among the fun-seekers at the Hampstead Heath funfair.

  • Description

    Titles read: "BIG TOP IN TOWN" (Dublin issue).

    Hampstead Heath, London.

    M/S of theatrical impresario Charles B Cochrane (with Mrs Cochrane?) arriving at Hampstead Heath in a pony and trap. Various shots around the Hampstead Heath fairground. Cochrane and Prince Monolulu are seen amongst the crowd.

    People ride on a roundabout with swings. Inside a circus tent we see a juggler and trick horse riders. Outside the tent a strongman picks up a clown. Brief shot of a lioness in a cage. M/S of a Pearly King and Queen, with a small Pearly Prince (little boy).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1336.19
    Media URN:
    44118
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/09/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:01:00 / 01:41:41:00
    Canister:
    42/71 (Dublin)

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