• Short Summary

    Newstead Abbey is handed over to the Nottingham Corporation by the Greek Prime Minister.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Byron's ancestral home. M. Venizelos, Prime Minster of Greece, hands over Newstead Abbey on behalf of Sir Julien Cahn, to the Nottingham Corporation."

    Newstead Abbey, Nottinghamshire.

    The Greek PM - Venizelos - speaks from the podium about his pleasure in handing over the deeds of Newstead Abbey and its grounds to the people of Nottingham.

    Pan across Front of Abbey. The crowd outside are listening to the speeches.

    The Mayor accepts the deeds.

    People stand for the Greek National Anthem.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    859.25
    Media URN:
    12515
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/07/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:01:00 / 01:47:42:00
    Canister:
    31/58

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