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  • Description

    This material is shot in colour.

    Gibraltar.

    Pathe Newsreel title in colour.

    Various shots of the arrival of the new Governor of Gibraltar Admiral Sir Varyl Begg and wife to Gibraltar. Ships at harbour. Admiral Begg leaves the ship and is greeted by dignitaries. Crowd at shore looking on. Admiral's family leaving the ship. Admiral walks to dais, salutes, inspects the Guard of Honour. Various high angle shot of Gibraltar. Various interior shots of Admiral Begg being presented with the keys of the fortress, ministers seated around. Various shots of Admiral Begg and wife driving in the open car through crowded streets. Various shots of Admiral Begg, wife, two sons and a dog in the grounds of his new home - nice flowers, fountains and lovely house in background. Large cannon on the rock overlooking the sea. Several shots of Admiral Begg working at his desk. Various shots of Admiral Begg and wife packing - presumably at home in England but unclear.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    85965
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3005.09
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:03:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:43:00 / 01:21:32:00
    Canister:
    UN 4446 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 4446 A
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Gibralatar closing colonies Gibraltar Sovereignty Gibraltar
  • Stills

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

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