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    Duke of Edinburgh opens tail sluice of The Great Ouse

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    Kings Lynn, Norfolk

    DUKE OF EDINBURGH OPENS TAIL SLUICE OF THE GREAT OUSE

    GV. The Sluice on the Great Ouse. GV. Pan the river and surrounding countryside. LS. Pan, top of the sluice to one of the sluice gates. GV. Sluice. LV. Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, speaking at the opening ceremony. CU. Duke pressing the switch to unveil the plaque. CU. Curtain parting to reveal the plaque. Top-shot. First sluice gate opening. LV. Water bubbling up outside the sluice gate. LV. Sluice, tail sluice. LV. Duke walking along top of the sluice with officials. GV. Elevated, the tail sluice. LV. Duke walking along the top of the tail sluice. TS. Ditto. GV. Top of the tail sluice and surrounding countryside. GV. The sluice. GV. Sluice. Angle shot, the tail sluice. GV. Through the middle of the sluice. Various shots of the sluice. GV. The Great Ouse. GV. Pan, the top of the sluice and countryside. LV. Sluice. LV. Duke's launch "Falcon" arriving at tail sluice. Angle shot, ditto. SV. Duke disembarking and being greeted by Sea Scouts. TS. Duke talking with Scouts. LV. Duke opening first sluice. CU. Plaque. TS. Duke talking with officials. LV. Water around sluice bubbling. SV. Duke and officials on top of the sluice. GV. The Great Ouse. GV. Tail sluice.

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    Film ID:
    2750.16
    Media URN:
    81132
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:30:00 / 01:29:26:00
    Canister:
    UN 3274 F

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