• Short Summary

    Britain's most modern prison at Gartree.

  • Description

    Gartree Prison, Leicester.

    GV. The new prison at Gartree. LV. Prison, showing newly designed bars on the windows. SV. Pan, the windows. SV. Zoom in to close up shot of the window. SV. Governor of the Prison, Mr Bernard Chilvers, talking to chief officer Callison on the left. CU. Governor Chilvers. LV. The wire fence with rolled barbed wire along the top - several shots. SV. Gate to one of cell blocks opens. LV. Pan, interior of cell. GV. New Roman Catholic Chapel. LV. Windows in chapel. GV. The Church of England Chapel. LV. The altar. GV. Gymnasium. SV. Trampoline in the gym. GV. The canteen. LV. Kitchen. LV. Kitchen. GV. Workshop. SV. New equipment in workshop. CU. Lathe. GV. Pan, the hospital block. CU. Sign 'Hospital'. LV. Hospital ward through new style iron gates. LV. Pan, one of the hospital wards. SV. Pan, dental surgery. CU. Dental equipment. LV. Warder leaves cell block and closes new gate.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1791.13
    Media URN:
    55206
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/04/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:35:00 / 01:36:10:00
    Canister:
    66/29

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