• Short Summary

    Duke of Edinburgh visits Dinorwic Slate Quarry, North Wales.

  • Description

    Dinorwic Slate Quarry, North Wales.

    Duke of Edinburgh visits Dinorwic Slate Quarries. He drives a locomotive of a little train, with officials behind. Various images of smoking chimney, people working and Duke browsing. Train takes Duke and officials in the mountain to the quarry itself. Quarry workers wave to Prince Philip. A few shots of a mountain with workers hanging off the cliffs. Duke talks to the workers.

    Note: There is no paperwork for this item in file. It seems that his item was dropped at the last moment and never released.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    591.20
    Media URN:
    31991
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/07/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:18:00 / 01:45:28:00
    Canister:
    56/61

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