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  • Short Summary

    Swimmers enjoy the privilege of mixed bathing in London's Serpentine for the first time.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. 'Lansbury's Lido' - Open. Happy crowds flock to Serpentine to enjoy mixed bathing for first time."

    Serpentine, Hyde Park, London.

    A group of women wearing bathing costumes / swimsuits run out of changing tent to join a group of young men standing by the Serpentine lake.

    A mixed group of bathers / swimmers dive into the water.

    Shots of the crowd of swimmers waving from the water.

    Another group dive in the water. Various shots of them swimming about. People are rowing boats in the background.

    Shots of the crowd of swimmers waving from the water. They start to splash water.

    Sound Track Missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    713.27
    Media URN:
    6293
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/06/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:55:00 / 01:45:45:00
    Canister:
    30/6

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