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  • Short Summary

    Mayor visits wounded soldiers in military hospital; Bethnal Green Military Hospital.

  • Description

    Mayor visits military hospital. 1915. London.

    World War One. Mayor visits wounded soldiers in military hospital; Bethnal Green area of London. shot of coach pulling up outside hospital; men standing outside the building. Man steps in front; gets hold of horses. Shot of 2 policemen on horseback;riding toward camera. Mayor's fancy coach driving toward camera; passing very near. Driver and coachmen with plumed hats. Shot of the wounded cheering; waving their caps; they are all wearing the same kind of cardigans; pan across the men one guy has his sweater buttoned wrong. CU the coach; with coachmen helping someone out.

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    Film ID:
    1858.42
    Media URN:
    71708
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:43:00 / 01:59:47:00
    Canister:
    ON 032 H

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