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  • Short Summary

    Shots of idle cranes along River Thames during dockers' strike.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    London Dock strike.

    L/S buildings and cranes along River Thames. Another shot of buildings and cranes with corner of Tower Bridge seen in background. Panning shot down from top of crane on quayside to ship moored alongside. M/S deck of cargo ship alongside quay. L/S deserted wharfs seen from river. Angle shot of idle cranes, pan up to top of one of them. M/S idle cranes. M/S barge moored at jetty. C/U merchant ship at quayside, pan down to barges moored by its side. Various shots of striking dockers. M/S three barges, deserted, by side of merchant ship. Interior of hold of barge. M/S idle cranes.

    Date given on old record is 10/02/1949.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2260.03
    Media URN:
    65108
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:11:00 / 01:10:14:00
    Canister:
    UN 2064 E

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