• Short Summary

    On his visit to Hull, the Duke surveys the smouldering scene of a massive explosion at a factory where firemen work among piles of cocoa beans, and he also inspects a deep-sea trawler named for Princess Elizabeth

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Hull: Duke Visits Scene of Mill Explosion

    ENGLAND: East Riding of Yorkshire: Kingston Upon Hull:
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    COCOA. Duke of Edinburgh visits scenes of explosion at cocoa bean factory in Hull. Firemen seen working amid piles of cocoa beans


    DUKE OF EDINBURGH Visits factory explosion scene during his tour of Hull. Inspects deep-sea trawler named in honour of Princess Elizabeth


    EXPLOSIONS Duke of Edinburgh visits scene of factory explosion in Hull. Cocoa ben factory. Firemen seen among ruins


    HULL Duke of Edinburgh visits scene of factory explosion during tour of the city. Firemen work amid pile of cocoa beans


    TRAWLER Duke of Edinburgh inspects trawler at Hull named after Princess Elizabeth during tour of the City


    Disasters and Accidents; Royalty; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (LT Philip Mountbatten)

    Queen Elizabeth, industry, damage, River Hull, manufacturing, chocolate, Elizabeth II, firefighters
    Background: On his visit to Hull, the Duke surveys the smouldering scene of a massive explosion at a factory where firemen work among piles of cocoa beans, and he also inspects a deep-sea trawler named for Princess Elizabeth

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    Film ID:
    VLVA92TWZ5O2B1M0OODCVP35QVVHA
    Media URN:
    VLVA92TWZ5O2B1M0OODCVP35QVVHA
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/12/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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