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  • Short Summary

    Scenes at Canning Town showing the empty docks at Thames Ironworks.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " Greater London Docks Expansion. On old Thames Ironworks - derelict since launch of H.M.S. "Thunderer" converted into great new docks and wharves."

    Canning Town, London

    On board a boat, there is a point of view shot towards the industrial dock area, with a steam train moving across, steam pouring forth. The boat docks and men in trilby hats walk across the empty industrial site, with brick buildings and rail tracks. M/S of the empty dock area.

    Note: Docklands in the 1920's.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    700.10
    Media URN:
    33385
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/09/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:29:00 / 01:13:20:00
    Canister:
    G 1436

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