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    Item title reads: "Our honoured guest. King Fuad pays his first state visit since proclamation as King of Egypt."

    Dover and London

    M/S of a party of people descending the gangplank of a ship. One is King Fuad. He is followed by a guard wearing a traditional British busby helmet. He inspects a row of troops. He gives a short speech at the station. He is then seen alighting from a train, and greeted by a row of dignitaries, including the Lord Mayor of London. He is then shown to an open carriage, where some footmen pass rugs to those inside. They set off.

    Note: The open carriage really does look like a huge pram.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/07/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33172
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    688.27
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:59:00 / 01:58:57:00
    Canister:
    G 1413
    Sort Number:
    G 1413
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities
    WorkSpaces
    Groppi Groppi Patch 1 Egypt Archive
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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