Dignitaries Eating on Boat
16mm film Colour Silent 1944 1:00
Summary: Dignitaries filmed on the River Thames.
Title number: 231
Description: A group of dignitaries (possibly including Hackney councillor D.F.C. Linfoot) eating a meal on board a boat on the River Thames travelling through a working area presumably on the east side of the city. The film also includes shots of a London dock, with the digniataries boarding the boat via a gangway a working boat yard with a loading crane and freight train wagons. The film ends with a view of the boat captain at the wheel in the wheelhouse of the boat with a view of the docks and a larger ship in the background.
Keywords: Maritime transport
Locations: United Kingdom; England; London; River Thames