Blackheath commuters interviewed by dwarf

From yesterday’s local news:

Great comparison with this wonderful video (not in Blackheath), spotted here, made in 1963:

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5 responses to “Blackheath commuters interviewed by dwarf

  1. Pingback: Snow falls, so Southeastern cuts SE London off « 853

  2. Anonymous

    That’s from the BFI archive. Lots more, including a wonderful 1935 study of the Thames crowded with ships, at:

    http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=BFIfilms#g/u

    BTW, snow was less of a problem in olden, golden days of steam because the engines were heavier and could grip the lines and hammer through it.

  3. Love the Snow video :)

    First saw it at a Daphne Oram event about a year ago – she tweaked the tune http://www.screenonline.org.uk/film/id/1234415/index.html

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