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  • Short Summary

    Views around Southend on a quiet Golden Jubilee day including cockle cooking and the pier.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Southend, Essex

    MV Piles of cockle shells outside cockle factory. MS Man with large tray boiling and sifting cockles. MS After sifting, the man with tray next to open window throws the empty cockle shells onto pile. GV Along old deserted narrow street. GV Leigh Harbour with lots of smaller craft. GV of Southend from Leigh Cliffs and then pan to looking out to sea. Two GV exterior of New Cliffs Pavilion, a modern- looking building. GV Pan up and down large office block which is the new Civic Centre. GV Exterior of new Police H.Q. Various shots, policemen rush out and jump into their patrol cars and roar off. Various shots of entrance to Southend Pier and people entering during Southend's Golden Jubilee Day. They pass a sign announcing that the train fare along the pier is only one penny for the day. GV Southend Pier. GV Modern block of flats and houses that Southend has built for their old people.

    Note: Date on original record: 01/04/1964. Original programme exists on file.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:52:00 / 01:58:11:00
    UN 3879 A

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