African Fort 1920-1929

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    Africa - exact location of events unknown.

    Soldier and another man walking away from camera down hill toward beach through ancient arch in stone wall, can see water beyond. Pan on walls of ancient fortress, more modern house in distance. Shot looking across grass towards village in background: some huts & a long white building, pan left to show man walking past big house.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    77443
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2476.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:09:00 / 01:38:38:00
    Canister:
    ON 457 P
    Sort Number:
    ON 457 P
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