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  • Short Summary

    The Duchess of York opens a children's playground.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.

    Title reads: "Foundling Site Playground opened by HRH The Duchess of York."

    The Duchess of York (later Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother) and other dignitaries take their seats on a podium. An unidentified man makes a speech of welcome. The Duchess rises, people in the crowd cheer and throw their coats in the air.

    Duchess talks to young children playing in sandpit with buckets and spades.

    SV of Duchess as she walks past crowd.

    N.B. possibly copy of 36/59.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    518.15
    Media URN:
    58098
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:11:00 / 01:37:47:00
    Canister:
    UN 57 N

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