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  • Short Summary

    Lord Jellicoe opens Mercantile Marine Service Association Buildings in Liverpool.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Lord Jellicoe opens Mercantile Marine Service Association Buildings. Liverpool, Merseyside.

    M/S as Lord Jellicoe walks along with other officials and salutes as he enters the building. M/S as he walks down a line of cadets holding musical instruments. L/S of an old fashioned boat with a crowd in the background. M/S as Lord Jellicoe approaches the ship with another man, they are both wearing top hats and suits. They board the ship as soldiers salute. A man dressed as Walter Raleigh (?) greets them. M/S as he gives a little round box to the other man who walks off. Lord Jellicoe walks across the deck to talk to Raleigh and shakes hands. M/S of Jellicoe making a speech.

    M/S of a miniature train at a station. M/S as it rides along the track and people watch from the side as it goes past with Lord Jellicoe as a passenger. Various shots as it rides along and through a tunnel. M/S as Lord Jellicoe goes down a slide holding his hat.

    Note: an orange tinted version exists.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:29:00 / 01:18:13:00
    G 1236

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