• Short Summary

    Mrs Parkinson is the female lighthouse keeper at Cockersands Abbey in Lancashire.

  • Description

    Female Lighthouse keeper.

    West coast of Lancashire, near Lancaster.

    The camera pans across the shoreline, Mrs Parkinson walks to twin lighthouses of Cockersands Abbey across a long breakwater. Various good shots of Mrs Parkinson cleaning reflectors and replenishing fuel of the lighthouses. She climbs a ladder and lights the lamp in the top. Aerial shot showing her climbing down again. Good shots across the shoreline.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1245.16
    Media URN:
    34069
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/04/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:58:00 / 01:35:45:00
    Canister:
    NP 186

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