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  • Short Summary

    King George V and Queen Mary drive over Southwark Bridge during its opening ceremony.

  • Description

    Item title reads - London's New Bridge Across the Thames. H.M. The King, accompanied by the Queen, opens the New Southwark Bridge.

    L/S as the gates open and the royal procession drives through from the other side of the bridge. M/S as the royal carriage carrying King George V and Queen Mary drives through, the crowds wave and the King salutes.

    Note: this is a short version of the story also entitled 'London's New Bridge' in G 779 on *PM0236*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    240.33
    Media URN:
    22433
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/08/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:00:00 / 01:34:40:00
    Canister:
    G 798

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