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  • Short Summary

    Lord Chelmsford opens first playground to be built under Miner's Welfare Fund.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Lord Chelmsford opens first children's playground to be erected under Miners' Welfare Fund in Colliery Districts".

    Newtongrange, Scotland.

    Various M/Ss of Lord Chelmsford leaning on railings, giving speech to small crowd. Panning shot of children playing in new playground. M/S of Lord C. sitting on long swing with a group of children. M/S of boy balancing on top of rolling barrel, Lord C. walks past in background.

    Panning shot of children playing in a large sand pit. M/S of children coming down slide. Various shots of children playing on different playground apparatus - climbing frames, odd looking swings and roundabouts etc.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    634.18
    Media URN:
    26184
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/09/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:47:00 / 01:56:12:00
    Canister:
    G 1329

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