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  • Short Summary

    People paddling in River Thames beside Tower Bridge.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Heat wave in London.

    LS Tower Bridge, pan to people sitting on small beach next to River Thames. Elevated shot crowded beach. MS crowded beach pan to people in water. MS & CU children playing in water. CU Woman in deck chair on beach knitting. CU 3 kids playing in sand. CU little children playing with sand. Kids watching man build sandcastle. CU man building sandcastle. CU little girl walking up beach with bucket. CU kids playing with sand. CU kid walking up beach. Elevated shot crowd on beach. MS kids playing in Thames with cranes and industrial docks in background.

    Cataloguer's note: shows how much attitudes have changed towards pollution - can't imagine anyone paddling in the Thames now!

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2222.23
    Media URN:
    75667
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:30:00 / 01:58:21:00
    Canister:
    UN 2009 F

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