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  • Short Summary

    Cuts from newsreel 47/74 - Cardiff Castle Given To Nation.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates or locations unclear or unknown.

    Cuts for newsreel 47/74.

    Cardiff, Wales.

    General elevated views of Cardiff. Nice shots of people waiting in the crowd for the ceremony. L/S of the castle. L/S of the procession of civic dignitaries arriving at the castle. L/S of the Welsh standard flying from the castle turret.

    Several shots of Lord Mayor of Cardiff, Alderman George Ferguson, the Lady Mayoress and Lord and Lady Bute arriving for the ceremony. The Lord Mayor speaks into a mike with Lord Bute looking on.

    Elevated view of castle with crowds outside. Shots of several flags flying from flagpoles. Dignitaries, officials and policemen and women walk along in a procession on their way to the castle.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2166.20
    Media URN:
    64108
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:35:00 / 01:43:31:00
    Canister:
    UN 1807 G

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