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  • Short Summary

    Prince Philip visits the Birds Eye frozen food factory in Lowestoft.

  • Description

    Lowestoft, Suffolk.

    Elevated shot of Birds Eye Factory at Lowestoft. MS. Prince Philip The Duke of Edinburgh arrives and is greeted at the factory by the factory general manager Mr T. N. G. Crawford. He walks past crowd of factory girls. CU. Girl taking photograph of the Duke. LS. & MS. Duke of Edinburgh wearing trilby hat touring the factory and speaking to workers. CU. One of the women workers. Several shots of the Duke talking to another woman worker. CU. Kipper being filleted. LS. & CU. Duke watching kipper filleting taking place. Various shots as Duke looks at sprouts being cleaned, graded and packed. Various shots of the Duke in another part of the factory. MS. The Duke in cold storage, now wearing a duffle coat. Various shots as he watches work being carried out in the cold storage part of the factory.

    (Mute. Orig. Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 01/12/1960.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2798.15
    Media URN:
    82119
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:45:00 / 01:41:02:00
    Canister:
    UN 3435 C

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