Duke Of Edinburgh At Manchester University 1959

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    Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, opens two new Halls of Residence at Manchester University. Greater Manchester.

    MS students talking to Duke. MS's Woolton Hall, students in foreground. Various shots as Duke walks past students on way to look at Residence.

    Various shots of students cheering Duke and singing "Why Was he Born So Beautiful?". Various shots as Duke leaves one of the Residences.

    Various shots of Duke opening the second of the Residences at Needham Hall. Various shots of notices surrounding bush. Various shots of Duke planting bush.

    MS notices taped to back of car. Various shots of Duke's car arriving at Woolton Hall. Various shots of Duke unveiling plaque. Various shots of plaque.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    81194
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2754.13
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:23:00 / 01:34:23:00
    Canister:
    UN 3281 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 3281 D
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