• Short Summary

    A man climbs up to the top of the Statue of Eros in Piccadilly Circus in London.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Man Of The Week".

    Piccadilly Circus, London.

    LV William Painter 'The Plumstead Plumber' on top of Eros.

    MV Of Mr Painter.

    LV People standing round base of Eros. Policeman waving them back.

    LV SV Man on top of Statue of Eros. LV Fire escape ladder being erected.

    MV Man nestled between wings of Eros.

    MV Fireman wheeling fire escape to base. LV Fire escape ladder being raised. MV ladder reaching up to man on Eros.

    LV Fireman pulling Painter's ankles. They proceed down ladder. MV Man and Fireman descending ladder.

    GV People looking up at base. Fire escape in foreground. CU Man arrives at base of ladder. LV People around Circus showing fire escape and traffic jam.

    MV Eros.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1403.13
    Media URN:
    45653
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/01/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:15:00 / 01:29:42:00
    Canister:
    49/2

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