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  • Short Summary

    King Alphonso XIII of Spain visits Seaham Harbour Colliery. Londonderry, Ireland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - King of Spain in a coal mine! Royal visitor dons overalls and descends into the Londonderry Pit. Seaham Harbour Colliery. Ireland.

    M/S of King Alphonso XIII of Spain and his Queen (?) stood together. M/S as the King, in his overalls, climbs the steps to the shaft with another man who points things out to him. L/S of a man talking and explaining things to him as coal trucks rattle out of the pit.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    796.15
    Media URN:
    36020
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/07/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:05:00 / 01:21:50:00
    Canister:
    G 1626

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