• Short Summary

    A mechanical elephant takes children for a ride.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Thaxted". Part of 'World News'.

    Thaxted, Essex. A mechanical elephant takes children for a ride.

    SV Mr Frank Stewart pan down to mechanical inside of elephant pan down to feet moving. CU Engine pan down to feet. MV Children mounting steps to board elephant. SV Children boarding elephant. LS Elephant starting with children abroad. CU Elephant's head. SV Children sitting on on howdah. SV Towards and pan elephant walking along promenade at sea.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene I)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1480.34
    Media URN:
    48360
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    10/08/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:40:00 / 01:57:25:00
    Canister:
    50/64

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