• Short Summary

    Fish Industry dinner held while Iceland discusses cutting access to its fishing grounds.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Peacetime Sea Battle".

    London. Fish industry threat over International limit.

    GV Interior with VIP's at dinner in the Fishmonger Hall for the presentation ceremony of the Silver Cod Trophy. SV V.I.P's at head of table including Earl Mountbatten (Lord Louis Mountbatten). CU Silver Cod Trophy. LV Guests at tables. CU Champion Skipper Walter Lewis. SV Earl Mountbatten standing at table holding Silver Cod Trophy which he is about to present to Skipper Lewis. SV Skipper Lewis walks forward to Earl Mountbatten he is presented with trophy amid applause. SV Model of trawler in glass case which was presented to Earl Mountbatten. SV Model trawler.

    GV fishing trawlers lined up along quayside. LV Fishing trawlers. AV Reykjavik, Iceland. GV Reykjavik, ground level shot. SV Icelandic trawler leaving for the arctic waters. GV Exterior of UN (United Nations) buildings in Geneva, Switzerland. AS Place des Nations. TV Interior, delegates walking. GV Interior with delegates in conference. GV Fishing trawlers at sea. SV Rough sea breaking over side of ship. GV From trawler, icebergs in the distance. CU Two fishermen looking over side of trawler. LV Two fishing trawlers at sea. CU Seagulls and other birds flying low over water near side of the trawler. CU Skipper in cabin looking through glasses. LV Fishermen starting to haul in nets. CU Fishermen hauling in nets. CU Large net loaded with fish coming alongside trawler. SV Net loaded with fish being hauled onto the deck. SV Fishermen cutting rope. Net opening and mass of fish falling out. SV Fishermen moving nets on deck. LV Another fishing net being opened and mass of fish falling out. SV Fishermen moving nets on deck. LV fishing net being opened and fish falling out. CU Mass of fish falling out onto the deck. SV net opened, mass of fish falling out. LV Fishermen unloading. SV fish being hauled up. LV Unloading fish. GV fish auction. CU Men sorting fish. SV Fish being auctioned. GV Fish auctioned. LV Billingsgate Fish Market. CU porter pulling barrow with large fish. GV Interior of dinner. SV VIP's applauding. CU Skipper Lewis holding Trophy congratulated by Lady Tweedsmuir. (Neg.)

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:00:00 / 01:44:46:00

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