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  • Short Summary

    Elephants for Billy Smart's circus arrive in plane to London.

  • Description

    London Airport.

    Title reads 'Elephant Express'.

    GV. York aircraft taxiing in. SV. Sign on side of plane 'Elephant Freighter'. SV. Elephants being led from the plane down ramp. SCU. Baby elephant waving trunk. CU. Billy Smart, circus owner, watching. SV. Elephants being led down ramp. SCU. Elephant being led away. SV. Elephant being pulled down ramp. CU. Baby elephant being fed with straw. LS. Elephants going into truck. CU. Man petting baby elephant.

    (Mute Orig.Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 11/01/1952. All the elephants in the item seem very young - they are all still babies.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2583.08
    Media URN:
    69478
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:34:00 / 01:21:14:00
    Canister:
    UN 2415 E

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