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  • Short Summary

    Crowds attend ceremony to open Civic Week in Londonderry.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Londonderry. Duchess of Abercorn opens Derry's Civic Week and the Citizens give the proceedings a hearty and enthusiastic send off!"

    Londonderry, Northern Ireland.

    The Duchess of Abercorn and civic dignitaries come out onto the steps of a building.

    Man, possibly the Mayor makes speech from podium.

    Lady Abercorn makes speech.

    Parade of vehicles and floats, many carrying advertising slogans, drive past the podium. Lots of people are out to watch.

    N.B. The Duchess was the wife of the Governor-General of Ireland.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    745.21
    Media URN:
    7836
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/10/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:36:00 / 01:45:52:00
    Canister:
    30/39

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