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    Herbert Stanley Morrison, British Labour Party politician, drives the first pile in the South Bank scheme at the Festival of Britain

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    ENGLAND: London: Thames River:
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    FESTIVAL OF BRITAIN SITE. Herbert Morrison drives in first pile in the South Bank scheme. Shots of pile driven in - Thames North Side in the back-ground. Shots of the builders model.

    LONDON Morrison drives in first pile in South Bank scheme

    LONDON Herbert Morrison drives in first pile in Thames South Bank Scheme. Shot of pile being driven in and Thames North Bank in background. Shot of model

    MODELS Shot of model of the Thames South Bank scheme.

    HERBERT MORRISON Drives in first pile in the Thames South Bank scheme. Makes small speech and derrick seen in action with North side Thames in the background

    RIVER THAMES Morrison drives in first pile in South Bank scheme

    THAMES SOUTH BANK SCHEME & FESTIVAL OF BRITAIN Herbert Morrison drives in first pile in the South Bank scheme. Shot of pile being driven in - and Thames North side in the background. Shot of model.

    Civil Engineering

    construction, commemoration,
    Background: Herbert Stanley Morrison, British Labour Party politician, drives the first pile in the South Bank scheme at the Festival of Britain

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    Film ID:
    VLVA59J8SEPS1PCFY0Y9VFJ4MUL19
    Media URN:
    VLVA59J8SEPS1PCFY0Y9VFJ4MUL19
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/01/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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