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  • Short Summary

    General Townshend wins the Wrekin election in Shropshire by over nearly four thousand votes.

  • Description

    Wellington, Shropshire.

    Intertitle: "KUT HERO M.P. General Townshend wins Wrekin election by 3,965 votes".

    M/S looking over the heads of a crowd, several men are raised above the crowd - perhaps on a cart, they are leading the rest of the crowd in 'three cheers'.

    C/U of General T. and several distinguished looking gentlemen, including Horatio Bottomley MP, posing for the camera before getting into a waiting motor car.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    222.30
    Media URN:
    22003
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/11/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:53:00 / 01:53:23:00
    Canister:
    G 723

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "C/U of General T." - his full name is General Charles Vere Ferrers Townshend.

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