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  • Short Summary

    Installation of the Reverend Canon Eric Symes Abbott as Dean of Westminster Abbey.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material -

    Westminster Abbey, London. Installation of the Reverend Canon Eric Symes Abbott as Dean of Westminster. The Service is attended by Princess Margaret.

    VS Princess Margaret arriving at Abbey and being greeted by Archdeacon Marriot. Three CUs Abbey. VS of Princess Margaret leaving the Abbey accompanied by the newly installed Dean and he takes leave of her at West Gate. Shot of Procession. Shot of Mayor of Westminster in procession. Shot of Dean's procession with canons and minor canons.

    (Orig.Neg.) Old record suggests that this material dates from around 30/11/1959.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2756.07
    Media URN:
    81230
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:12:00 / 01:07:41:00
    Canister:
    UN 3284 D

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