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  • Short Summary

    Duke and Duchess of York attend Charter Day Celebrations as Ilford becomes borough.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Ilford's Red Letter Day. Becomes a Borough and Duke and Duchess of York attend Charter Day Celebrations".

    Ilford, Essex.

    M/S of Prince Albert, the Duke of York, inspecting a troop of soldiers. Good M/S of Duke and Duchess of York (Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon) cutting a ribbon stretched across a street a crowd of dignitaries watch. M/S of Duke reading speech, he holds paper close to his face to read it, Duchess stands in background smiling. The Duke passes paper to local mayor.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    646.17
    Media URN:
    26219
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/10/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:09:00 / 01:38:51:00
    Canister:
    G 1340

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