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. http://www.britishpathe.tv/ FOR LICENSING ENQUIRIES VISIT http://www.britishpathe.com/ 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. https://www.britishpathe.com/
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    British Pathé
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    What does this mean? Standard Youtube License
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    Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IgXnbyVMXeQ
    Resource type: Video
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 3 years, 5 months ago
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