• Short Summary

    Shots of the Old Middlesex Hospital being demolished.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. The Last of one of London's famous landmarks! Old Middlesex Hospital is rapidly disappearing at the hands of the housebreakers (who worked just a little harder when they saw our camera- man)."

    Middlesex Hospital, London.

    Exterior views of the Middlesex Hospital in the process of demolition. Pan across to show men working with pick axes demolishing upper stories.

    Shots of nurses and workmen chatting. The workmen start breaking the building with sledge hammers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    715.36
    Media URN:
    6340
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/07/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:38:00 / 01:52:55:00
    Canister:
    30/16

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