• Short Summary

    New sports park in London is inaugurated by Prince Albert

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: British Empire Exhibition (1923) H.R.H. The Duke of York inaugurates the work by cutting the first turf

    ENGLAND: London: Wembley:
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    LONDON WEMBLEY PARK

    Sports: Duke of York at National Sports Ground Wembley Park. < < Issue1128(5)

    Video Roll Title: British Empire Exhibition (1923): 49ft Issue sheet title: BEF. DUKE CUTS FIRST TURF.

    DUKE OF YORK: National Sports Ground at Wembley Park.

    Portsmouth: Repairing the Victory at Portsmouth (Divers)
    Duke of York cuts first turf of National Sports Ground at Wembley Park.

    MAIN TITLE

    (0.09)


    MV. Duke of York alighting from car

    (12ft)


    MV to SCU. Duke of York & dignitaries coming out of building

    (19ft)


    GV. Party walking across the grounds

    (26ft)


    GV to MV. Duke of York & dignitaries leave marquee & walk towards camera.

    (38ft)


    MV. Duke of York cutting first turf

    (45ft)


    SCU. Duke of York

    (49ft)

    George VI of Great Britain, Royalty, stadium, dignitaries, tent, ceremony, spade, shovel, peacetime, postwar, interwar, interbellum, WWI, World War I, Great War, First World War
    Background: New sports park in London is inaugurated by Prince Albert

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    Film ID:
    VLVAK62340XGNNFR1LD8N4C7YND4
    Media URN:
    VLVAK62340XGNNFR1LD8N4C7YND4
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1922
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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