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  • Short Summary

    The Prince of Wales makes an eventful visit to Bournemouth.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " A Royal Hustler! Prince of Wales at 18 functions in crowded 334 minutes' visit."

    Bournemouth, Hampshire

    The Prince of Wales' motor car arrives through a route lined with people, cheering and waving. The Prince inspects guards. He wears a suit. He is then seen laying a wreath at a memorial. The Prince, wearing a bowler hat, ceremoniously cuts a ribbon to open something. He can just be seen being driven in the back of an open car and waving. People wave their hats raised up on sticks, and some wave tiny pennants.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    702.28
    Media URN:
    33443
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/10/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:12:00 / 01:42:52:00
    Canister:
    G 1443

Comments (1)

  1. Alwyn Ladell says

    Here is a still image of the visit to the War Memorial (press photograph, copyright expired): https://www.flickr.com/photos/alwyn_ladell/15744481532/
    and a souvenir brochure:
    https://www.flickr.com/photos/alwyn_ladell/sets/72157630009748288
    of the visit on 19th October, 1927.

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