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  • Short Summary

    The King open the Royal Tournament, Royal Naval men are the highlight, Olympia, London.

  • Description

    Olympia, London.

    Full titles read: "King opens Royal Tournament - Everyone should see the Navy's wonderful rope climbing act."

    L/S of King George V walking in main arena with other dignitaries. He inspects Guards. Various L/S's of the the members of the Navy performing rope climbing act. A large circle of ropes hangs from the ceiling in the main arena. Men can be seen climbing up the ropes very rapidly. Then others climb climb up while their colleagues gradually slide down to the ground.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    266.36
    Media URN:
    23467
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/05/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:52:00 / 01:48:09:00
    Canister:
    G 878

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