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  • Description

    Brecon, Breconshire (now Powys, Wales).

    Title: "Lord Mayor of Cardiff opens new Reservoir and Water Works at Llw-yn-on".

    M/S of a vicar, the Lord Mayor and other dignitaries walking towards the works. Outside the works, the Mayor is presented with a key which he uses to open the main door. High angled panning L/S of the works; built in a valley, there is a small tower at the top of a man-made slope going towards the reservoir. C/U of the Mayor giving a speech. M/S of a woman next to the Mayor (his daughter?) being presented with a bouquet. High angled L/S of a crowd of people, including the Mayor and the dignitaries walking around the edge of the reservoir.

    Cuts / out takes start at 01:26:10. Shots are same or similar to those in the edited version of the story.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/06/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    25855
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    506.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:09:00 / 01:27:54:00
    Canister:
    G 1306
    Sort Number:
    G 1306
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
  • Stills

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

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