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    Car Foils Wage Grabs. Beckenham, London.

    L/S of man walking out of bank with wages to car which they get into. L/S Car moves away from inside the bank. L/S Car coming downhill, another car starts to overtake it. and draws up in front of it, men climb out of the Jaguar and race to the Rover. L/S Bandits snatching the case with the money, one of them runs past camera to the Jaguar another wrestles with a man and starts hitting him about the head with a cosh. C/U Man with the money shutting the door of the Jaguar and car moves away. L/S Pan men walking out of bank with wages to armoured car, first man puts his bag in small door in the side of the van. C/U Second man puts his bag in small door and then the first man tries it to make sure it is locked. L/S Men walking round to back of the van and climbing in.

    L/S Pan, armoured van moving off. Travel shot from cab of the van as it goes downhill. L/S Van coming downhill, Jaguar drives out of side turning and blocks the road forcing the van to stop, the bandits get out of the Jaguar and race towards the armoured car, they start beating in the windows with coshes and one bandit is trying to force the small door. C/U Man trying to force small door. C/U Man trying to force other door. L/S Man trying to force driver's door, pan to show another man shooting at the windscreen. C/U Man beating on the driver's window with a cosh. C/U Man beating on the window, pan to show the driver giving him the V sign. C/U From inside the van showing the driver's hands giving V signs and the bandit outside still trying to break the window with his cosh.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/01/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53021
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1706.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:06:00 / 01:11:28:00
    Canister:
    61/5
    Sort Number:
    61/005
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    Criminal Intent London Crime and Court Cases
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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