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  • Short Summary

    A look at Chequers, the Prime Minister's holiday home.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Chequers. This house of peace and ancient memories was given to England as a thank-offering for her deliverance in the Great War 1914-1918, and as a place for recreation and rest for her Prime Ministers for ever. Buckinghamshire.

    The camera pans across the garden to the house. M/S of Chequers, various shots of the house, the camera pans shakily across it. M/S of the fields surrounding it.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    226.23
    Media URN:
    22080
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/01/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:18:00 / 01:30:43:00
    Canister:
    G 737

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