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  • Short Summary

    Good footage of Liverpool taken from the top of the highest buildings.

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    Item title reads - "Citizens of no mean city!". Pathe Gazette presents new and exclusive views of Liverpool taken during Civic Week by special permission. Lancashire (now Merseyside).

    L/S of the Liver building from the river Mersey. M/S as the camera pans up to the clock and bird at the top. The camera pans slowly down it again and across the city. We see the cathedral and landmarks. M/S through an arch of people walking along. M/S of the people stood on the balcony of a high building, the camera pans across and down to the roundabout and the people underneath.

    A tram drives along and people walk about, the camera pans up to a big ship in the dock and the river beyond. L/S of more ships in the dock, the camera pans across to people stood on the balcony pointing at the ships. M/S as the camera pans down over the city to buildings below and to children standing on the balcony. The camera pans across the city again and down to people on balcony looking up.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:44:00 / 02:04:29:00
    G 1235

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