• Short Summary

    Docks remain abandoned as 18,000 dock strikers negotiate their rights.

  • Description

    London.

    GV. Dockland, showing idle ships. GV. Dockland, showing idle ships. GV. A meeting in progress called by the stevedores' union at Custom House Fields with Mr Vic Marney addressing the men. SV. Men listening to Mr Marney. SCU. Mr Marney addressing the men. Side view, Mr Marney addressing the men. Angle shot, National amalgamated stevedores and dockers building. SCU. Mr Walter Newman, general secretary of the union. SV. Two men talking, Mr Harry Freeman union chairman, on the left. GV. Strikers outside the gates of the Royal Docks. SV. Strikers grouped together. SCU. Strikers outside gates. GV. Strikers outside gates with some men going through gates. LV. Idle ship and cranes in Royal Docks, & GV.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    527.05
    Media URN:
    30799
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/05/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:30:00 / 01:17:22:00
    Canister:
    55/42

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