• Short Summary

    Footage of torpedo boat converted to digs for theatrical students. Chatham, Essex.

  • Description

    Chatham, Essex.

    L/S of motor torpedo ('Phantom') boat moored at riverside at Empire Wharf. M/S of two young women in bed being woken up by man (Bruce Norton) serving them breakfast in cabin. M/S of woman in bed reading newspaper called 'The Stage'. M/Ss of two women cleaning teeth. Several shots of numerous girls on deck performing various exercises. The commentator says the boat is now run as a boarding house for theatrical students. M/S of woman walking across tightrope with help from two other girls. M/S of women sitting round table. A man cuts piece of bread and hands it to woman who smiles.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1279.22
    Media URN:
    34481
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    31/07/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:21:00 / 01:36:38:00
    Canister:
    NP 307

Comments (1)

  1. MikeAsh says

    Chatham is in Kent, not Essex.

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