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  • Description

    Wetheral, county unknown, possibly somewhere in North East.

    Title reads: "Reward of Service. Viscount Grey opens 8 cottages - additional to 97 already erected for aged L.N.E.R.* railwaymen".

    C/U of Viscount Grey (Edward Grey, Grey of Falloden) standing in front of a crowd. M/S of Grey and some dignitaries walking up a garden path, the crowd watches from behind the front gate. M/S of Grey and dignitaries entering a newly built bungalow. L/S of crowd assembled outside bungalow. L/S of Grey and another man walking away from the cottage and the crowd.

    Cuts / out takes start at 01:08:52. M/S of Grey and dignitaries posing in line outside cottage. More L/Ss of bungalows. C/U of plaque reading: 'N.E.R. COTTAGE HOMES 1925'.

    *LNER, London North Eastern Railways.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/07/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    28104
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    538.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:10:00 / 01:11:03:00
    Canister:
    G 1312
    Sort Number:
    G 1312
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics Historical Figures & Celebrities
    WorkSpaces
    Ros Castle
  • Stills

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

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