• Short Summary

    Cockney themed indoor market on Petticoat Lane, London.

  • Description

    No title. "Cockneyland" is latest tourist attraction, Petticoat Lane, East End of London.

    Panning shot down shop front called "Cockneyland". C/U sign outside the building: "Cockneyland Admission Free. Welcome to Cockneyland".

    L/S interior of "Cockneyland" showing stalls in quirky indoor market. C/U of stall "Cockneyland Press". C/U man operating hand printing press in corner of shop. C/U of the man operating press. M/S man peeling off newspaper which says "Pathe News Visits London's Cockneyland". M/S of man selling table lamps. C/U ditto. C/U lamp, on the shade is written "Petticoat Lane".

    C/U another stall, "Sylvie and Jim Pawnshop". C/U woman takes cufflinks from tray and hands them to young man in floral shirt. C/U woman looking as youth tries on cufflinks. C/U stall which reads "Cockney Kitchen". M/S As girl hands hot-dog to two customers. C/U girl putting jellied eels into small dish. C/U jellied eels. M/S the two proprietors of "Cockneyland", Joey and Jackie Joseph about to eat the eels. M/S man holding a Pearly Queen doll, he shows it to customers. M/S Pearly King holding the doll. C/U woman holding a Pearly Queen. The woman is Mrs. Kelman who makes the dolls. Panning C/U a lot of Pearly dolls on the stall.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2059.16
    Media URN:
    56707
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/04/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:13:00 / 01:22:29:00
    Canister:
    68/31

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