• Short Summary

    Colour item showing boats in the Thames Regatta. London.

  • Description

    No title - Thames Regatta. London.

    Technicolor.

    M/S Bow church. M/S St. Paul's Cathedral. M/S's St. Clement Danes. L/S Tower Bridge with boats in foreground. L/S crowd. M/S as the Lord Mayor, Sir Gilbert Inglefield, takes his seat. M/S as cannon goes off to signal start of pageant. M/S and L/S float coming along Thames with newest London bus onboard. L/S boats sailing down Thames with Tower Bridge in background. M/S float which looks like submarine. M/S Mayor Inglefield waving from his boat. M/S floats passing. M/S Inglefield waving. M/S London Fire Brigade float depicting fire as an evil looking face, hoses spray out over model town.

    M/S Houses of Parliament. M/S London Tourist Board barge. M/S River Thames Society barge, people wave from it. M/S ornate barge, people wave from inside. M/S Carnival Guild barge. M/S two helicopters hovering above river. L/S London Fire Brigade's float. M/S people watching. M/S as fire goes out and the evil faces sink downwards on Fire Brigade's float. M/S London Electricity Board's float saying 'Power of London' pan out to show Big Ben. Various shots St. Paul's Cathedral lit up at night. M/S lights along Thames. Various shots big firework display.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2069.08
    Media URN:
    56835
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/08/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:16:00 / 01:24:08:00
    Canister:
    68/64

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