• Short Summary

    Scenes from life at the turn of the century - life in Britain and around the world

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    Pathe have rights to clips in Time to Remember programmes but not to commentary or whole programme as screened.

    Reel 2.

    01:13:40 Part Two Titles

    01:13:48 Mock up of interior of Sherlock Holmes flat. We see laboratory equipment, a microscope, drinks decanter, handcuffs, a wax work model of Holmes is seen seated in one corner. C/U wax work of Holmes. Letters VR written in bullet holes in the wall. A Persian slipper. Bottle labeled up Cocaine. Holmes' violin. Various pieces of evidence from cases. C/U portrait of woman. C/U tea tray. C/U Hypodermic syringe. Holmes cape and deer stalker and Dr Watson's coat and hat hang from the door.

    10:15:16 Street scenes in London (near The Bank). Busy streets filled with hansom cabs and other horse drawn vehicles. Scene in Leeds with early steam powered tram.

    01:15:36 Gathering of hot air balloons. They are all on the ground waiting for take off. Gondola hanging below an airship. C/U part of an airship. Aerial view of town from airship. Women passengers in the cradle of an airship.

    01:16:03 Large sailing ship on high seas (Paperwork describes it as a windjammer). High waves wash over the side of the ship. The sailors hang onto the rigging to avoid being washed overboard. Sailors hang onto sail.

    01:16:43 Sun shining across ice field in Antarctica. Long line of men pulling rope attached to ship. They are pulling the ship through the ice sheet. Ship in ice. Ice cracks as the ship goes forwards


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1900 - 1901
    hd format:
    HD at Filmfinity
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    hd time out:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:40:00 / 01:26:48:00
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