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  • Short Summary

    Shots of Thurso in Caithness, scene of alleged police brutality case against John Waters.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    John Waters' case. 16 year old boy who has accused two policemen of beating him up. Thurso, Caithness, Scotland.

    LS sign board 'Welcome to Thurso' with town beyond. MS board showing road to John O' Groats. Various shots fishermen. Various shots of breakers at harbour entrance and wild coastline where the turbulent waters of the North Atlantic and Pentland Firth crash on the shore. MS housing scheme where John Waters lives. MS police station.

    LS Atomic Power Station at Dounreay. MS busy street scenes with Saturday shoppers. MS street with policemen. Pan from street to narrow alleyway where incident was said to take place. Two shots inside alleyway. Two exterior shots of The Bay Cafe where incident started. MS's inside Cafe.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2770.11
    Media URN:
    81505
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:58:00 / 01:16:50:00
    Canister:
    UN 3199 C

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