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  • Short Summary

    Earl and Countess Athlone are seen on deck of the ship taking them to South Africa.

  • Description

    Southampton, Hampshire.

    Title: "NEW GOVERNOR GENERAL of SOUTH AFRICA. Earl & Countess of Athlone leave to take up duties at Cape Town".

    M/S of the Earl and Countess walking along a deck of a liner, they pass a lifeboat and go to sit on wicker chairs. They are accompanied by another woman and man and the Captain of the ship, who takes a seat next to the Countess. M/S of the Earl and Countess and companions on the bridge of the ship. The Captain demonstrates the working of the ship's wheel to the Earl.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    326.20
    Media URN:
    24422
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/01/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:06:00 / 01:43:47:00
    Canister:
    G 1048

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