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  • Description

    Full title reads: "MUSICAL WELCOME - Fanfare of Trumpets greets Kneller Hall Director of Music at Tilbury."

    Tilbury, Essex.

    Top shot, men in uniform - playing fanfare of Trumpets - lined up at Tilbury dock. Captain Adkins, Director of Music at Royal Military School of Music - Kneller Hall, standing on the top of gangplank. He is returning from his trip to Australia. He is greeted by the Commandant of the School, Colonel H.S. Jervis. Captain Adkins inspecting the trumpeters.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/05/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    8640
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    781.24
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:41:00 / 01:36:29:00
    Canister:
    34/37
    Sort Number:
    34/037
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    Categories
    Fashion & Music
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Captain Adkins" is Captain Hector Adkins.

    "standing on the top of gangplank" - the ship he's just left is the SS Strathnaver.

    "Colonel H S Jervis" is Colonel Herbert Swynfen Jervis.

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