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  • Short Summary

    Boat trip as recreation for wounded soldiers.

  • Description

    'Doctor Thames' begins his summer treatment - river trip for wounded soldiers Thames, London.

    Boat trip as recreation for wounded soldiers; On the Thames in London. Ds boarding the ships; from a dock down steps by a bridge. Shot of men looking at camera from boat; with a row of life preserver rings all along the side of the boat and -- cool shot. Front diag. Shot of boat; with name his majesty's.....(Something). Shot looking down at men sitting and eating on the boat; all balancing cups of tea on their laps; and plates with bread; the captain hurries by carrying kettles. Shot looking over part of boat; with soldiers; as it moves forward; fog ahead Cool shot of tower bridge from the river.

    World war one.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1894.47
    Media URN:
    72690
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:45:00 / 01:55:36:00
    Canister:
    ON 095 N

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