• Short Summary

    The Duchess of Kent chats with nursing staff as she opens the hospital extension at Southend-on-Sea, and then continues on to visit an upholstery factory

  • Description

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    ENGLAND: Essex: Southend-on-Sea:
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    FACTORIES Duchess of Kent visits upholstery factory at Southend on Sea


    HOSPITALS Duchess of Kent opens new extension to hospital at Southend


    DUCHESS OF KENT Visits Southend-on-Sea to open new hospital extension chatting to hospital staff and calls on upholstery factory to see important side of our industry


    NURSES Cheering Duchess of Kent after opening new extension to hospital at Southend


    SOUTHEND Visited by Duchess of Kent to open extension to hospital chatting to nurses and cheered when leaving. Later, visits upholstery factory and goes over works


    Princess Marina of Greece, Duchess of Kent; Royalty

    post-war, postwar, Southend Pier, inspection, peacetime, medical, workers, manufacturing
    Background: The Duchess of Kent chats with nursing staff as she opens the hospital extension at Southend-on-Sea, and then continues on to visit an upholstery factory

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA661ER88FQS309VH2JXS5NE5Z0
    Media URN:
    VLVA661ER88FQS309VH2JXS5NE5Z0
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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