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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "Petrol Strike" - 53/83

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Petrol Strike" 53/83.

    London.

    GV partly deserted London main road. SV horse and cart. CU 'No Petrol' sign (4 shots). SV traffic queuing for petrol. SV petrol pumps. SV 'Sold Out' sign. CU woman attendant pan to 'Sold out' sign. CU 'No Petrol' sign. SV women attendants sleeping in car. CU newspapers headlines, 'Petrol Crisis'. CU news vendors board 'London, No Petrol'. GV tankers at refinery (4 shots). SV tanker driving away, with hospital sign (3 shots). SV tanker leaving depot (2 shots). SV policemen outside refinery. SV fuel oil from tanker being pumped into building. CU petrol pump clock. SV soldiers arriving at refinery. SV soldiers in driving cab of tanker. SV truck load of soldiers arrive at depot. CU naval rating at refinery pumps. SV Arthur Deakin chatting to strikers (3 shots).

    (Mute Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    124.11
    Media URN:
    28926
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/10/1953
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:44:00 / 01:24:29:00
    Canister:
    53/83 D (Selected Originals)

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "SV tanker driving away, with hospital sign" - the vehicle is an AEC Mammoth.

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