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  • Short Summary

    The Duke of Abercorn lays foundation stone for Royal Courts in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

  • Description

    Belfast, Northern Ireland.

    Full titles read: "DUKE OF ABERCORN - the Governor - General - lays foundation stone of new Royal Courts of Justice in Belfast."

    L/S of metal framework for the new building. L/S of the Duke of Abercorn meeting dignitaries at the site and posing for the camera. L/S's of ceremonial stone being; lowered into position. The Duke taps into position with trowel. L/S and M/S's of Duke Abercorn and other singing hymns. L/S of elderly gentleman giving reading.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    806.16
    Media URN:
    18673
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/10/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:11:00 / 01:31:35:00
    Canister:
    G 1652

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