• Short Summary

    Good footage of canal boats at Little Venice, London.

  • Description

    Holidays on Canals. London.

    L/S of Little Venice shot from craft entering under bridge showing two girls sitting on front of craft. C/U Girl sitting in stern of craft steering. M/S Looking up at Bridge under which boat has just passed. L/S From same craft showing two girls sitting on bows craft are seen moored in the background M/S as we pass more craft at moorings. C/U of British waterways house flag. L/S Looking out over water showing craft at moorings camera pans to C/U of craft with man taking tarpaulin off of cockpit.

    C/U of notice displayed in side of craft "This craft has been strictly built to cruise through the welsh hills to Llangollen we have just travelled miles by canal from Chester". C/U Side of pleasure craft moored two people enter pleasure craft. Interior pleasure craft woman down steps followed by a man. C/U Table neatly laid out for a meal camera pans to other end of craft showing two people drinking wine. M/S Card No 2 on top. M/S Girl seated on grass under tree and craft at waters edge with other girls aboard it. M/S of canal showing swan in foreground.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:06:00 / 01:05:10:00

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