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    Morayshire, Scotland: SV Rocket away and camera pans back to gun. SCU Duke chatting on tower and watching. BV Boys handling ropes of apparatus breeched bouy. SV Man on bouy. SV Rescued man being hauled onto rocks. SV Duke going over bridge on way to new sports field. SV Duke towards ribbon stretched across path which he has great difficulty in severing. CU Flag falls revealing plaque. SV Ditto. The words King George's playing field on plaque. SV Duke being handed starting pistol. SCU Boys crouched ready to start pan to Duke giving them final instructions. SV Boys watching. SV Duke fires pistol and boys away pan back to Duke who rubs his ear, at loud report of gun. SV Boys towards finishing past camera and to Duke.



    Royalty; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten) (b. 1921), Young Adults; Education and Training; Gordonstoun; Ceremonies - Inauguration; Great Britain




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    ELDER
    FOR SCOTLAND ONLY

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8USC2JOIP1YABNFC44U92Z7QK
    Media URN:
    VLVA8USC2JOIP1YABNFC44U92Z7QK
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/09/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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