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  • Short Summary

    Duchess of Devonshire lays cornerstone of church.

  • Description

    Duchess of Devonshire lays cornerstone of church at ceremony; ca 1919.

    Location of events unknown / unclear.

    Ladies arrange themselves on platform; among the potted palms. Religious procession of altar boys; priests.

    The Duchess stands behind large block of stone; she waits as men prepare ground; then she touches the stone in different spots with a bell-shaped - but solid - object; and speaks some words.

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    Film ID:
    2320.17
    Media URN:
    74664
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1919
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:18:00 / 01:22:49:00
    Canister:
    ON 181 M

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