Civil War - London And Liverpool Under Mob Law (1911-1912)

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    Titles read: 'CIVIL WAR. London and Liverpool under Mob Law.' Strikes of 1911 - 1912. Intertitle refers to police removing provisions from Kings Cross Station. M/S of people standing on street watching as policemen escort a convoy of horse-drawn wagons along a city street. Intertitle refers to troops and mounted police at work in Liverpool. Men & boys in FG watch soldiers on horseback ride down street; followed by policemen on foot. Men driving empty flat wagons between rows of mounted troops. Nice high angle shot of double-decker tram stopped at right, people boarding spiral stairway; crowd moving by to left; followed by mounted police. Shot from same height of people hurrying down street to left. More shots of crowds on streets; trams passing; walls of buildings covered w/ advertising posters. Police telling crowds to move along. Wide shot mounted police ride into crowd; making them run away. Soldiers come riding round corner 2 by 2; all on white horses. Trade unions; riots; police brutality; demonstrations; crowds; mobs; traffic; street scenes; martial law. See also ON 402 O. FILM ID:2370.09 A VIDEO FROM BRITISH PATHÉ. EXPLORE OUR ONLINE CHANNEL, BRITISH PATHÉ TV. IT'S FULL OF GREAT DOCUMENTARIES, FASCINATING INTERVIEWS, AND CLASSIC MOVIES. FOR LICENSING ENQUIRIES VISIT British Pathé also represents the Reuters historical collection, which includes more than 120,000 items from the news agencies Gaumont Graphic (1910-1932), Empire News Bulletin (1926-1930), British Paramount (1931-1957), and Gaumont British (1934-1959), as well as Visnews content from 1957 to the end of 1979. All footage can be viewed on the British Pathé website.
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    British Pathé
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    What does this mean? Standard Youtube License
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    Resource type: Video
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 5 years, 1 month ago
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