• Short Summary

    Group of 'War Orphans' set off from Dover for a holiday in Belgium.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Dover".

    Dover, Kent. 400 War orphans leave for Belgian holiday.

    LV Towards train entering Dover Station. Children on platform waving.

    SV Boy alighting, followed by girl.

    LV Calais - Ostend notice, pan down to children leaving station.

    LV Children queued up from station to boat pan to gangway with children walking up it.

    SV Children walking up gangway.

    SV Children walking up gangway pan as boy (Colin Bett) in soldier's uniform walks up.

    SV Mayor of Dover talking to Belgian woman chaperone on board ship.

    CU Wake of ship pan to to rear of ship.

    SV Children waving from ship.

    LV Ship leaving Harbour.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1409.38
    Media URN:
    45895
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/04/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:36:00 / 01:51:13:00
    Canister:
    49/30

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