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  • Short Summary

    Street scenes and important-looking buildings in Georgetown.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unknown / unclear.

    Georgetown, Guyana (aka Guiana) South America.

    Street scenes. Public library (Carnegie Building). Church. Large official-looking building. Red and white building with clock tower (station?). High angle pan across residential area with traffic moving along main street and large white church in foreground. Several more shots of churches and other large, important-looking buildings.

    This footage probably relates to the Duke of Edinburgh's tour of South America in 1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3279.01
    Media URN:
    91077
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:01:58:00
    Canister:
    UN 4640 I

Comments (1)

  1. Username1 says

    Not 1962 as flag of independent Guyana is shown flying from Parliament so date is post Independence 1966. Also location of aerial shot is from Bank of Guyana constructed 1965. Date of film is more likely late 60s.

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