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    Baltic Exchange, London, England: GV New Baltic Exchange under construction. CU Sir Winston Churchill is handed the officiating trowel. SV Churchill mixing up the mortar. CU Churchill putting mortar onto brickwork. SV Ditto & spreading same. CU Spreading mortar. SV Ditto. CU Inscription on stone stating that it was laid by the RT.HON. SIR WINSTON L.S.CHURCHILL on 2.3.1955. SV Stone finally lowered into position. CU Churchill tapping stone with officiating mallet. SV Churchill putting spirit level on top of stone.& checking level. CU Churchill giving stone final tap with mallet.



    Personalities - Politicians; Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill (1874-1965), Ceremonies - Opening; Great Britain




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    HAWKINS
    London

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3CETKPC7QZYSRCQBKN6RT5BZU
    Media URN:
    VLVA3CETKPC7QZYSRCQBKN6RT5BZU
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/03/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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