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  • Short Summary

    Duke of Edinburgh opens Holme Sluices on River Trent, near Nottingham.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) opens Holme Sluices, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire.

    CU Trent River Board Plaque. LS the new sluices. CU water rushing through sluice gates. CU lifebelt. Duke arriving and being greeted by Mr. and Mrs. Muddell. Duke unveiling plaque. LS river pageant passing, including motor launches and rowing eights. LS crowds, including very patriotic woman wearing Union Jack tea towel. Duke walking to launch. Duke inspecting lock gates. LS launch going through lock gates. LS river procession. LS Duke disembarking.

    Date on dope sheet is 05/05/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2680.21
    Media URN:
    79565
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:14:00 / 01:35:39:00
    Canister:
    UN 2736 C

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