• Short Summary

    People queue up to see captured German U-boat on river Thames, London.

  • Description

    U-boat on river Thames, London July 1918. The German minelaying submarine UC-5, captured in the Thames Estuary 27 April 1916, shown on display alongside Temple Pier,
    Thames Embankment. UC-5 was later taken to the USA and put on display in Central Park, New York.

    MS policemen directing crowds of people along street. MS crowds straining to see whilst others pass by in front.

    MS two British sailors on the U-boat, they throw rope out so boat can be tethered. MS others walking along deck. MS people filing past looking at the boat. MS German flag and White ensign of royal navy on U-boat.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1876.16
    Media URN:
    72123
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:00:00 / 01:14:02:00
    Canister:
    ON 049 R

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