Star Item
This video has no sound
  • Description

    Item title reads: "Prince of Wales in the West Country during crowded visit - as President - lays foundation stone of new University of West of England."

    Plymouth, Devon

    M/S procession of academics in gowns, with other dignitaries make their way to a garden area outside, where a platform has been set up. Loudspeakers can be seen, and a speech is given with much clapping and cheering from the assembled crowd.

    Intertitle reads: 'At Plymouth - the Prince opened new Civil Service Sports Ground and threw first 'jack' in Bowls Match."

    The prince with others makes his way to the grounds and the game of bowls is started with two men making throws.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/06/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33112
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    686.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:00:00 / 01:11:54:00
    Canister:
    G 1405
    Sort Number:
    G 1405
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities
    WorkSpaces
    University of Exeter 1920s England
  • Stills

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

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment