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    Item title reads: "Waterloo Station - King, owing to slight indisposition, was unable to attend "opening" of biggest railway station in Europe."

    M/S of Queen Mary speaking to a group of war veterans who wear medals. Queen holds a large bouquet of flowers. L/S of Queen shaking hands with various women who curtsey. Queen walks up the steps of Waterloo station. Nice L/S of Queen walking into the station after cutting the ribbon. Seen from a high angle over the heads of crowds gathered to see her. Much excitement as the queen arrives, crowd jump up to try and see her and wave hats in the air.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/03/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    22788
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    260.42
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:26:00 / 01:55:37:00
    Canister:
    G 861
    Sort Number:
    G 0861
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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