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  • Short Summary

    George Neville Heath leaves court during trial for double murder in London and Bournemouth.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Pre-trial pictures of George Neville Heath, accused of double murder plus scenes at West London Police Court when he was remanded for trial.

    Queue filing into West London Police court - could be queue for anything. Motor coach carrying prosecution witness from Bournemouth arrives at the police court. Witnesses seated in coach, as it is backed into the yard at the back of the court. Coach has difficulty in negotiating the narrow entrance to the court yard.

    Elevated shot of Heath, dressed in sports coat and flannels and hatless, manacled to two plain clothes detectives and surrounded by uniformed policemen, as he is hurried from the back door of the courthouse into the waiting Black Maria. The Black Maria drives out through court gates, through a crowd of people anxious to get a glimpse of Heath.

    Bournemouth witnesses leave the coach and enter courthouse by back door.

    View of Pembridge Court Hotel, London, where the first murder was committed. Still of spot in Bournemouth Chine where the body of second victim was discovered.

    "Stop Shot" of Heath as he is hurried from the court after the first hearing.

    Window of room at Pembridge Court Hotel, where murder was committed. Entrance to 'Club Panama' in Kensington, where Heath was seen with first victim on night of murder. More shots of Pembridge Hotel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2325.05
    Media URN:
    65994
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:15:00 / 01:29:36:00
    Canister:
    UN 1530 B

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