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  • Short Summary

    Official opening of new Ferranti Labs - over to curtains parting, Duke in application lab.

  • Description

    Edinburgh.

    Duke's car arrives at Ferranti's. Lord Provost Sir James Miller of Edinburgh meets the Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip. Duke is introduced to Ferranti personnel. Walking shot of the Duke and Sir Vincent de Ferranti to the dais. GV. of the stands. Curtains part as the Duke opens the Ferranti Labs. Cut-in Spectators. Shot of the Duke going into the Labs. Waves of spectators en route. Shots of the Duke in the Labs. watching an electric milling. Machine in the application laboratory. Mr. Williams of Ferranti explaining to the Duke. Looking on is Mr. Duncan Sandys. Arrival and semi C.U. Duke of Edinburgh speaking. Objects on platform. Official opening - over to curtains parting. Various shots of the officials, starting with Duncan Sandys, etc. Shots of presentation of Maps to the Duke, Duke smiling. CU. of the Plaque on the wall as cut-ins. Long G.V. of the new Ferranti factory.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2632.01
    Media URN:
    78415
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1954
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:05:12:00
    Canister:
    UN 2678 D

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