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  • Short Summary

    Policeman searching numerous cars in London.

  • Description

    Special patrol group. London (?).

    L/S of police van passing along street and turning right. M/S of lorry turning out of street. L/S of policeman talking to person inside car. L/S of man having the boot of car searched. M/S of police van parked on side of street. More shots of cars being stopped in street. M/S of policeman talking to man in car. The man gets out and walks to the back of the car. He opens the back and the policeman looks inside before the boot is put back down.

    M/S of the policeman searching the passenger seat and glove compartment of the man's car. M/S of policeman looking in the back window of blue Ford Transit van. Two policemen (on planed clothed speaking to the driver. They look through some boxes in the back of the vehicle. They check other parts of the van. M/S of the driver (he's actually got quite an impressive mullet) chatting with policeman. Shots of policeman waving down red Citroen.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3288.09
    Media URN:
    91172
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1972
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:06:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:33:00 / 01:52:41:00
    Canister:
    UN 4593 D

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "London (?)." - yes, the sight of red London buses and bus stop signs conform the location as London.

    "police van passing" - it's a Ford Transit.

    "policeman talking to man in car." - the car is an Austin A60 Cambridge.

    "policeman waving down red Citroen." - it's a Citroen Dyane.

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