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  • Short Summary

    Sir Frank Dyson, Astronomer Royal, opens the new Observatory at the University of London. Mill Hill.

  • Description

    Item title reads - London's new observatory. Sir Frank Dyson, Astronomer Royal, opens University of London's "new eye upon the stars." Mill Hill, London.

    M/S as Frank Dyson stands on the steps and makes a speech, people applaud in the background. C/U of him on the steps, he turns and walks up to the door of the observatory and opens it. M/S of the dome with telescope inside. L/S of the dome moving around. M/S of a man adjusting the telescope. M/S of the telescope moving into position.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    804.33
    Media URN:
    18650
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/10/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:26:00 / 01:46:30:00
    Canister:
    G 1649

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