• Short Summary

    King George V and Queen Mary open mental hospital at Shenley.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "MIDDLESEX MENTAL HOSPITAL - Opened officially by H.M. The King at Shenley."

    Shenley.

    Top shot, pan across Elstree Studios. Sign at one of the buildings reads "British International Pictures Ltd." Camera pans to a road through Elstree with crowds on both sides waiting for the King's car to drive past. Pan across the people in period costume waiting for King's car - people cheer. Car drives past, people cheer.

    King George V and Queen Mary walking through lines of cheering nurses towards the hospital doors. King has come to open the new Middlesex Mental Hospital.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    785.40
    Media URN:
    9622
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/06/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:49:00 / 01:51:52:00
    Canister:
    34/45

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