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  • Short Summary

    Footage of London's tall buildings.

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    GV. Low angle shot looking up the tower of Big Ben at the Houses of Parliament. GV. Trafalgar Square. GV. Low angle shot looking up Nelson's Column. GV. Various low angle shots looking up new GPO Tower. MS. The old transmitter tower that used to be used. LS. The GPO Tower. LS. The Mill bank. Tower. MS. Sign, Mill bank Tower over entrance, pan up the building. GV. Various low angle shots of the Millbank Tower. GV. Hilton Hotel. GV. Various low angle shots of the Hilton Hotel. CU. Pan down scale model of the GPO Tower. GV. From top of the tower looking down on the buildings way below. CU. Sir Billy Butlin and former Prime Minister Clement Attlee seated in audience at opening ceremony. MS. Wedgwood Benn with Prime Minister Harold Wilson looking at view from tower. MS. They walk across one of the floors of the tower. More shots of the tall buildings. Low angle shot of Nelson's Column with one of the lions in foreground.

    (Orig. Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 05/10/1965.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:50:00 / 01:43:45:00
    UN 4064 G

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