• Short Summary

    Footage of the countryside and grounds of Disraeli's former home in Buckinghamshire.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "DISRAELI'S HOUSE"

    L/S's of the rolling hills and the picturesque countryside of Hughendon Park near High Wycombe in Buckinghamshire. The commentator says that the land once belonged to the former Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli (also, the Earl of Beaconsfield). L/S's of Hughendon Manor. The commentator says that Disraeli lived there from 1848 to 1881.

    L/S's of ships passing through the Suez Canal in Egypt. The commentator points out that Disraeli was responsible for purchasing part of the waterway. L/S's of the grave of Disraeli and his family at Hughendon Church.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1258.12
    Media URN:
    42368
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/07/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:21:00 / 01:21:40:00
    Canister:
    NSP 119

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