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  • Short Summary

    Aerial views of famous landmarks in the Capital.

  • Description

    London.

    Title: "So this IS LONDON! PATHE GAZETTE presents first series of Aerial Views of Capital of the Empire.

    Title: "The Tower Bridge".

    Various aerial shots of Tower Bridge, lots of boats and ships are anchored in the River Thames.

    Title: "The City - the centre of the Hub of the Empire".

    Aerial shot of the financial district of the City - probably around the Bank of England.

    Title: "Westminster Abbey and the Houses of Parliament".

    Aerial shot of Parliament - looks very sooty and black - and Westminster Bridge. Good aerial shot of Westminster Abbey with traffic passing.

    Title: "Buckingham Palace and the Mall".

    Aerial shot of Buckingham Palace, showing Green Park and St. James' Park.

    Title: "Trafalgar Square".

    Aerial shot of Trafalgar Square. Aerial shot of St. Paul's Cathedral.

    Note: for some great aerial views of the rest of Britain taken in this year, please refer to G 1046 - BRITAIN FROM THE AIR.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    326.10
    Media URN:
    24412
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/01/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:56:00 / 01:32:04:00
    Canister:
    G 1046

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