Belfast Street Scenes

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Details

Location

Belfast

Year

circa 1898

Source

National Film and Television Archive

Format

film

black and white

Length

01min 02sec

Silent

silent

Courtesy

British Film Institute

Rights Holder

British Film Institute

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Description

Views of High Street, the Albert clock, Queen's Bridge and the Harbour circa 1898.

Shot List

Single shot view from a first or second floor window looking down High Street towards the Albert clock. There are awnings on the buildings on the left hand side. There is a gas lamp in the foreground. Busy street with pedestrians, horse-drawn trams, carriages and bicycles. 00:22 Single shot of Queen's Bridge. There are four lanes for transport across the bridge, busy scene with horse drawn carriages and pedestrians. There are smoke stacks and industrial buildings in the background. 00:45 Harbour. Pan from a building on the left across the harbour.