The Duke Of Norfolk 1929

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    BERNARD MARMADUKE FITZALAN-HOWARD, DUKE OF NORFOLK

    Item title reads - The Duke of Norfolk, Our Premier Duke, Marshal of England, Grand Butler to His Majesty etc. etc. - coming of age celebrations at his ancient and beloved Castle home. Arundel, West Sussex.

    Various shots of the castle behind some trees. M/S as he walks out of the side gate to the castle and takes his hat off to the people standing around. M/S of him stood with his mother (?) M/S as he walks past villagers and takes his hat off to them. L/S of him stood in the middle of them.

    Intertitle - 'at Littlehampton.' M/S as he rides up in a carriage while people stand and watch, he waves as he passes.

    Intertitle - 'The Duke lit the traditional giant bonfire on top of Bury Hill, which was visible for miles.' M/S of the giant stack. Various shots of it blazing away at night.

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    Cataloguer:
    Emma
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    35807
    Sort Number:
    G 1612
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:47:00 / 02:00:41:00
    Canister:
    G 1612
    Film ID:
    790.33
    Issue Date:
    03/06/1929
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