• Short Summary

    Various material of Prince of Wales visit to the North East of England - lots of crowds.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Middlesbrough, Sunderland, Hartlepool. Cheers all the Way! Tumultuous enthusiasm from vast crowds everywhere pays fit tribute to popularity of the Prince of Wales during crowded 2 days tour of the North East."

    Middlesbrough, Sunderland, Hartlepool. North East England.

    The following material looks like cuts - rather than a completed story.

    Prince Edward, Prince of Wales (later King Edward VIII, Duke of Windsor) is driven in an open car past a large crowd of waving children. More shots of Prince of Wales being received by massive crowds. He walks across the field at a stadium. The Prince appears at various civic buildings. He is seen at some kind of presentation. He lays a foundation stone for a building. He visits the seafront. Wherever he goes crowds are there to see him.

    Intertitle reads: "at Doxford's Shipyard, Sunderland .."

    Angle Shot of massive crowds waiting in bunting decked streets. LS of Prince with various civic dignitaries.

    Intertitle reads: "... lays foundation stone of Sunderland Hospital."

    Prince arrives past crowd an takes part in ceremony to lay stone in new building.

    Intertitle reads: "... opens Prince's Promenade at Hartlepool."
    Title reads: "The Prince of Wales has a wonderful reception during crowded day's visit to Middlesbrough."

    Prince of Wales lays a wreath at a war memorial.
    Sound Track Missing and very confused material.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:23:00 / 01:23:19:00

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