• Short Summary

    Pleasure steamers are used to provide transport along the River Thames.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London's Floating Buses".

    London.

    VS of pleasure steamer, its decks crowded with people pulling in pier opposite the County Hall, Westminster where more people go aboard and some disembark, the ship is one of those being used for emergency public transport between Woolwich and Westminster, to relieve railway congestion.

    Good GV of the River Thames opposite County Hall showing both banks and the curve of the river with the boat pulling away from pier in F/G.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1057.02
    Media URN:
    21126
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/09/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:18:00 / 01:01:55:00
    Canister:
    40/76

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