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  • Short Summary

    Duke of Edinburgh opens Holme Sluices on River Trent near Nottingham.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Official opening of Holme Sluices by Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip), Trent River, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire.

    Duke walks to dais. VIPs presented to Duke. Duke presses button to open sluices. Duke presses button to open sluices. Walking shot of Duke. Duke examines mechanism that lifts sluices. Duke walks across bridge on sluices. CU of the Duke in boat "Cyclops". Duke in boat. Shots of River Trent, including man and boy in small dinghy flying Union Jack. Approaching Trent Bridge. Arrival at end of river journey. Duke is driven away in car.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2680.22
    Media URN:
    79566
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:41:00 / 01:40:38:00
    Canister:
    UN 2736 D

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