• Short Summary

    The 1000 ton barge 'Meridian' sails up river Thames. London.

  • Description

    No title - 1000 ton barge on river Thames. London.

    L/S barge. M/S looking at tug from barge. M/S looking at barge from tug. C/U name Meridian. Various shots as it makes its way up Thames. M/S propellor. Interior M/S two men sat at table. C/U as man reaches into cabinet and takes out a bottle. M/S as man pours drink. C/U radiator. Interior M/S kitchen as man fills up kettle with water. Another man reads paper. C/U kettle being filled.

    M/S as the man walks across with kettle and puts it on stove. Interior M/S bathroom. Interior M/S wheelhouse, man at the wheel. L/S shot taken from wheelhouse showing length of barge. Interior wheelhouse with helmsman looking out through window. M/S as the Meridian goes towards camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2085.21
    Media URN:
    57016
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/12/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:35:00 / 01:46:36:00
    Canister:
    68/99

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