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  • Description

    Full title reads: "'London in Fairyland'. The King and enormous crowds thrilled to see magic effect of famous buildings illuminated for first time by floodlighting."

    London.

    Shots of unidentified monument being lit by floodlights (still very dark).

    Tilt down front of Westminster Abbey.

    More shots of monument.

    Shots of clock tower of Palace of Westminster (aka Big Ben).

    N.B. Despite title not shots of King George V.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/07/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    13305
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    861.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:12:00 / 01:07:30:00
    Canister:
    31/59
    Sort Number:
    31/059
  • Appears in...

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    London 1931 1933 1930s London
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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