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    Scenes along the River Thames - Colour

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    Marlow, Buckinghamshire & London.

    Various shots of crowd of tourists on barges moving along the river. More shots of the barges, some tourist, other small private boats, moving past each other along the river - presumably the river Thames in London. People looking on, some taking photographs. Several long shots of the river cascading along concrete 'steps' under bridges at Marlow. Various shots of private yachts arriving to marina and being moored. More shots of the private yachts moving past each other, some leaving marina, some arriving to it. Travelling close up shot, a long one, of grass long the river bank with long line of cows looking into camera. Small boys in rowing boats move past. Swans are seen, the banks, boat moored on the bank with boys on. Camera follows a small frog swimming along side of boat. It climbs onto chain. LS. One of the London's bridges. Camera zooms out to show more of the town, Westminster bridge is seen, Houses of Parliament and some other buildings in centre of town. More scenic shots of London, zoom into the river, zoom out. Small goat moving quite fast across the Thames. Pan to show the town, high angle long shot. Large ship passing under Westminster Bridge. More shots of the river, the Embankment, the bridges, traffic, buildings etc. Several shots of quite 'heavy traffic' along the river Thames in London. Monuments and significant buildings, shots taken from the moving barge - starts at Westminster and continues eastwards.

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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    01:26:14:00 / 01:49:58:00
    UN 4600 C

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