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  • Short Summary

    Bulganin and Khruschev visit Portsmouth.

  • Description

    Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    Various shots of the dockside workers watching a Russian battleship nearing the dock in Portsmouth. Several shots of the Prime Minister of USSR Nikolai Bulganin and Secretary of the Soviet Communist Party Nikita Khruschev on deck of battleship looking at dock as the battleship nears it. Men pulling ropes as the ship arrives. Russian ship crew pulling ropes. Several shots of the naval Guard of Honour lined up at dock - men are from the HMS Victory. Dignitaries waiting on dock. Bulganin and Khruschev walking along gangplank and are greeted by the dignitaries and naval officers. Bulganin inspecting the Guard of Honour. Bulganin and Khruschev, surrounded by dignitaries walking towards cars.

    (Uncut Rota Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 18/04/1956.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2558.18
    Media URN:
    68761
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:36:00 / 01:58:26:00
    Canister:
    UN 2889 C

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