Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester, opens Thornhill reservoir at Dumfries in Scotland.
Item title reads - Dumfries.
Duchess of Gloucester opens Thornhill Reservoir in Scotland. (LNER).
M/S as Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester, gets out of her car and shakes hands with officials. M/S of people applauding. M/S of the Duchess pressing the button to start it. M/S of water pouring in to the dykes. M/S as the Duchess walks through the filter station. L/S of the reservoir, the camera pans across. M/S as she shakes the hands of the builders.
Cataloguer's note: the picture ends at 01:53:15, but the sound continues.