• Short Summary

    An unofficial Dock Strike brings London's exports to a halt.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Dock Strike - 'Communist Conspiracy' - Issacs".

    London Docks.

    GV Idle docks. MV Ships. SV Ships. GV strikers meeting, SV Angle shot dock workers listening. CU Ted Dickens, expelled member of Transport and General Workers Union. CU Albert Timothy addressing meeting. MV Police in background at meeting. SV Dock workers listening. CU Dock worker. CU Another dock worker smoking cigarette

    GV Empty shed. MV Export cars lining dockside. CU Export label - 'Canada'. MV Pan up tractors. MV Army lorries. GV idle docks.

    (Orig. Neg.)

    Cataloguer's Note: The Issacs of the title is George Issacs, Minister of Labour - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1466.02
    Media URN:
    47815
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/04/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:08:00 / 01:02:53:00
    Canister:
    50/33

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