• Short Summary

    Group of French teachers take boat trip on Thames, good views of industrial docklands.

  • Description

    Part of issue SO THIS IS LONDON.

    London.

    Group of French school teachers take boat trip down River Thames.

    L/S of Tower Bridge. From moving boat, we see crowds on small beach in front of Tower of London. M/S of man at wheel of pleasure boat. M/S of teachers on boat. Good view of Royal Naval College, Greenwich. Industrial scenes: Various very good shots of activity in the docks; hundreds of merchant ships docking and mooring along river. We also see a couple of traditional Thames Barges. GV of Woolwich Ferry and factories on both banks of the river at Woolwich. Evening shot from boat passing under Tower Bridge which opens to let boat through. GV Tower of London.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1272.30
    Media URN:
    42626
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/05/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:05:00 / 01:50:25:00
    Canister:
    NSP 165

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