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  • Short Summary

    Police investigating murder of a jeweller in Leeds.

  • Description

    Leeds, Yorkshire.

    MS. Detectives arriving at house for routine check. MS. Detectives leaving house. MS. Detectives arriving at house. LS. Travel shot along main thoroughfare in Leeds, shot taken through windscreen of police car. MS. Exterior of the jeweller's shop in Albion street. SCU. Window of shop (2 shots). MS. GV. Albion street. SCU. Clocks in window of jeweller's. SCU. Name sign 'Albion St', pan down to the jeweller's shop. MS. Press outside Central Police station. SCU. Name plate 'Leeds City Police Headquarters'. LS. Detective getting into squad car. It drives off. LS. Exterior of cinema where gunman hid. CU. Car drawing up outside Police HQ. MS. Crowd of pressmen walking down steps of Police HQ. SCU. Police photographers putting their equipment into car. LMS. Crowds outside police HQ. MS. Two detectives entering car, pan down to sign 'Police' on front of car. MS. Onlookers. SCU. The Chief Constable of Leeds walking past camera. MS. Car driving past. MS. The Chief Constable entering Police HQ. SCU. Two constables on duty outside Police HQ. LS. GV. Albion street (2 shots). MS. A shot in Albion street.

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    Date found in the old record - 17/11/1949.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2278.15
    Media URN:
    65315
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:00:00 / 01:38:17:00
    Canister:
    UN 2206 A

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    This footage relates to the murder of Abraham Levine, on 16th November 1949.

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