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    Item title reads - French Ambassador starts new Dover - Dunkirk train ferry.

    Dover, Kent.

    L/S as the party including French Ambassador Charles Corbin, Lord Willingdon, Lord Warden and Sir John Simon walk along towards the ferry. C/U of its name "Hampton". Corbin waves a flag, various shots as sleeping cars drive into the ferry on tracks, they will be unloaded at the other end.

    M/S of the officials in the pump house, M/S of Corbin pressing button to open new vertical dock gates. M/S of the dock, various shots as wheels turn and the gates move. L/S as the ferry sets off, various shots. M/S as they wave from the pump house to the people onboard. M/S back view as it sails away.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/10/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    13172
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    895.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:54:00 / 01:24:09:00
    Canister:
    36/83
    Sort Number:
    36/083
  • Stills

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

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