• Short Summary

    Keeper Hugh Pilcher takes a census of some of the animals at London zoo.

  • Description

    Zoo census.

    London zoo.

    Various shots of keeper Mr Hugh Pilcher walking around London Zoo making a note of the number of bears, wolves, camels, snakes, iguanas, parrots, penguins, fleas, monkeys and lions in the pens and cages. Several good C/U's and M/S's of the animals. They think one of the lions might have escaped. C/U cameraman running past the monkey cage with his camera and tripod over his shoulder.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1284.29
    Media URN:
    42827
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/02/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:00:00 / 01:52:43:00
    Canister:
    NSP 202

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