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    The Prince of Wales visits Coal Miners

    Good shots of Edward, Prince of Wales (future King Edward VIII / King Edward 8th).

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: "Positively Ghastly!" Incidents in the royal informal tour of stricken mining areas that confirm Prince of Wales's frank summing-up.

    **Footage dates from 1900s, circa 1906 - newsreel was distributed in 1929**
    UNITED KINGDOM: Location Unknown:

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    Cars drive up in mining town, miners lining roads / Edward, Prince of Wales in bowler hat and long coat along with others / Houses of mners / Prince of Wales greeting family and visitng inside house / People looking on / Prince of Wales emerging and talking to miners outside house, shaking hands and leaving / Prince of Wales (future King Edward VIII) talking to members of the community / Miner's family with children and baby (good shots) / Miners smoking, wearing flat caps
    Background: The Prince of Wales visits Coal Miners

    Good shots of Edward, Prince of Wales (future King Edward VIII / King Edward 8th).

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4CBKXL7AIL0IUDKAGF678SVW5
    Media URN:
    VLVA4CBKXL7AIL0IUDKAGF678SVW5
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1929
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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