• Short Summary

    THE GPO Tower nears completion in the heart of London.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London From 600 Feet Up".

    London. THE GPO Tower nears completion.

    GV Zoom in to LV the GPO (General Post Office) Tower. Pan up from base of tower to the top. AS From base of tower as container of concrete is taken up on crane. GV From top of tower as container goes up. SV Workmen opens container to release concrete. CU Concrete pours out. SV Man welding. CU ditto. SV Workman operating a vibrator to level the concrete. CU Pan ditto. CU Man levelling concrete. SV Man standing wall with electric drill. On the floor where the revolving restaurant will be. Pan to show the outlook from the restaurant. LV Men working on top of tower. Pan up to the crane. GV Looking along the jib pan down to show streets. TS Men working on top of tower. SV Man eating sandwiches sitting on the very edge of the tower. Pan down to show the drop. GV Looking down onto streets. GV From street looking up at tower. Big GV from street showing tower.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:28:00 / 01:12:49:00

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