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  • Short Summary

    King George V and Queen Mary ride across the new Southwark bridge during the 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 barriers of the bridge are opened to let the Royal procession drive through from the other side. M/S as the royal carriage passes through the barriers, King George V and Queen Mary wave at the crowd. We see the procession ride down the street, it includes several carriages and mounted guards.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    236.05
    Media URN:
    22307
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    09/06/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:06:00 / 01:05:58:00
    Canister:
    G 779

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