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  • Short Summary

    Urn filled with tea on trolley and served to shirt sleeved men at desks, by tea ladies.

  • Description

    Southbank, London.

    Photographs of the tea urn elevator, documentation on file.

    A shop looking across river at the large Shell Centre building on South Bank. VS. The modern tea system installed in the Shell Centre. Coverage shows tea being brewed in large urns and loaded into a small lift to be sent up to different floors. VS. The urn when it gets to floor required tea is lifted on to trolley and pushed into the modern offices and served to shirt sleeved workers (men) at desks, by tea ladies.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3046.08
    Media URN:
    86652
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:18:00 / 01:20:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 3619 A

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