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    Big Ben, Westminster, England: TV Looking down at Westminster Bridge. GTV Westminster Abbey.



    ENGLAND: BIG BEN STARTS GBP40,000 OVERHAUL Almost hidden by scaffolding Great Clock Tower is surveyed before renovating. BIG BEN, WESTMINSTER, ENGLAND GV Big Ben surrounded by tubular scaffolding. Angle V Ditto. SV Cameraman, Len Dudley, seated on scaffolding taking pictures, buildings behind him etc., TV Looking down at Westminster Bridge. CU showing damage to ornamental stonework. CU Surveyor making notes. CU Surveyor measuring cracks in stonework. SCU Men taking apart metal ornament. Angle V Looking up at Big Ben. TV Looking down the scaffolding lift shaft. GTV Westminster Abbey. CU Man inspecting the lantern. CU Big Ben Bell being inspected. Side V Clock face. CU Second hand on clock moving. Angle V Big Ben & scaffolding.



    Buildings, Landmarks and Monuments; London; Great Britain




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    DUDLEY.
    Westminster

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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    Film ID:
    VLVAA6YLVND1TGR6VEFL9P5DKPJN7
    Media URN:
    VLVAA6YLVND1TGR6VEFL9P5DKPJN7
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/06/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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