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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "Rail Strike Chaos" - 55/44.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Rail Strike Chaos" 55/44.

    LV. Deserted platform. LV. Deserted station. SCU. Platform with empty luggage trolleys. SCU. Rows of idle hand trolleys. LV. empty station, & LV. SCU. Union official speaking, & SV. Railway officials. CU. Minister of Transport. CU. Officials discussing something, pointing to railway map. CU. Official speaking over phone and pointing to railway chart. CU. Person sitting at desk marked "Air Services". CU. Two men talking. SV. Controller and deputy controller sitting at desk, & CU. CU. Maps. GV. Trafalgar Square. SCU. Southend relief bus with people boarding. CU. Bus official punching tickets. LV. Masses of people waiting at coach stop. CU. Pile of newspapers with strike headlines. LV. People boarding aircraft. LV. People boarding another aircraft, & LV. LV. Plane taxiing. CU. Transport Minister looking at some papers and talking. LV. Traffic jam. LV. Buss queue. SCU. People leaving airport bus. CU. Bus windscreen with "Belfast" marked on it. SCU. B.E.A. Bus arriving at airport terminal. SCU. People getting off the bus. CU. Windscreen reads "Glasgow". TV. Idle rolling stock. CU. Gate of A.S.L.E.F. head quarters. LV. House. GV. Idle rolling stock, & TV. (3 shots). LV. Railway lines empty. LV. Stationery coal truck.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:18:00 / 01:13:53:00
    55/44 F (Selected Originals)

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