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  • Short Summary

    Prince Albert, Duke of York, unveils statues of William Wallace and Robert the Bruce on Edinburgh's 600th Charter Anniversary. Scotland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Edinburgh's 600th Charter Anniversary. H.R.H. the Duke of York unveils statues of Sir William Wallace and Robert the Bruce. Scotland.

    M/S as dignitaries file along towards the veiled statues. Various shots as the Scottish flags covering them are raised to reveal the statues. Various shots of the statues of William Wallace and Robert the Bruce, which are set into a wall. L/S of Prince Albert, Duke of York, in his kilt. Princess Elizabeth is also sat on the platform with him. They all stand up and the couple climb into their carriage which drives off, he salutes and she waves.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    790.27
    Media URN:
    35801
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/05/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:08:00 / 01:42:07:00
    Canister:
    G 1611

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