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    Claerwen, Wales. Water from the dam will provide water for Birmingham.

    GV.Pan, from Welsh countryside to Claerwen Dam. (First 7' for super title). SV.Top of dam. GV. Dam. AS. Spillways. SV. Towards, Queen walking with the Lord Mayor of Birmingham (Alderman W T Bowen) along top of Dam. SV. Group of Welsh folk on ponies alongside Dam. (2 shots). LV. Queen Elizabeth II walking across small bridge at base of Dam with Lord Mayor. SV. Queen waving to crowds, turns and smiles. TV. Crowds. SV. Pan, Queen with Lord Mayor of Birmingham followed by Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, walking to dais. GTV.FV. Royal dais. SV. Queen pulling lever to release water. AS.GV. Water starting to come down spillway. SV. Queen watching with Lord Mayor of Birmingham. SV. Water pouring underneath arches of bridge. CU. Water pouring underneath arches of bridge. SV. Pan, Queen walking away with Lord Mayor of Birmingham. GV. Claerwen Dam.

    (Lav.) (Orig. 'D')

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/10/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    27636
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    38.26
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:21:00 / 01:36:39:00
    Canister:
    52/87
    Sort Number:
    52/087
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    BM - National Library The Queen's UK visits The Queen in Wales The Queen In Wales Research
  • Stills

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

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