• Short Summary

    Footage of mechanical elephant giving children a ride at Pickering Park in Hull.

  • Description

    Pickering Park, Hull, Humberside.

    L/Ss and M/Ss of numerous children sitting on the back of a mechanical elephant. A man pulls cord to start motor. Several shots of mechanical device giving children a ride. L/S and M./S of men taking the machine apart so that we can get a glimpse of the engine. The commentator says it is a simple two stroke engine with four wheels.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1267.21
    Media URN:
    34278
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/08/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:42:00 / 01:36:00:00
    Canister:
    NP 257

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