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    Longleat House, Wiltshire.

    L/S Longleat House with countryside all around it. L/S House Camera pans down from top of house to entrance. L/S Lord Weymouth entering room and going up to old historic weapons. M/S Lord Weymouth adjusting an old musket on wall. He walks out of picture. L/S Lord Weymouth as he leaves old ancient weapons and walks down hall, he stops at an old ancient chest which is carved in metal.

    M/S Lord Weymouth adjusting small card on chest, and walking out of picture. M/S Lord Weymouth walking down large room. Camera pans from clocks to fireplace. L/S Lord Weymouth walking down hall. He stops by robes which are hanging on dummies. (These are garter robes). M/S Lord Weymouth adjusting robe on dummy. C/U Garter hat being adjusted. C/U Garter badge on cloak. Camera pans from woman's cloak down to coronet. Shot looking up showing beautifully designed ceiling. Showing cloak with beautifully carved models. C/U Clock showing artistic design. C/U Artistically designed tapestry. Camera panning up tapestry.

    M/S Lord Weymouth walking down very large room. M/S Lord Weymouth walking out of door at end of room. M/S Lord Weymouth entering room and walking up to chair. C/U Beautifully designed candle sticks on table. (2 shots). M/S Lord Weymouth adjusting plate on table. L/S Lord Weymouth walking down staircase. M/S Lord Weymouth coming down staircase. In foreground can be seen an old coach, with dummy man dressed in period clothes standing by coach. M/S Lord Weymouth passing by ancient coach. C/U Dummy showing ancient dress. M/S Lord Weymouth entering room. M/S Lord Weymouth entering room, sitting down switching on gas ring for kettle, picking up a book and starting to read. L/S Longleat House.

    L/S Longleat House with countryside all around it. L/S House Camera pans down from top of house to entrance. L/S Lord Weymouth entering room and going up to old historic weapons. M/S Lord Weymouth adjusting an old musket on wall. He walks out of picture. L/S Lord Weymouth as he leaves old ancient weapons and walks down hall, he stops at an old ancient chest which is carved in metal.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/05/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44023
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1333.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:38:00 / 01:20:13:00
    Canister:
    NP 504
    Sort Number:
    NP 504
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Fashion & Music Lifestyle & Culture War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Wiltshire Dorchester Area History Britain's Stately Homes Stately Homes Period Buildings Antiques
  • Stills

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