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  • Short Summary

    Prince Edward, the Prince of Wales, visits Portsmouth.

  • Description

    Hampshire.

    Title reads: "Portsmouth's first freeman. Whole town en fete to greet H.R.H. the Prince of Wales".

    L/S of a clock tower decked with flags and a large sign reading: 'God Bless The Prince of Wales'. Tilt down to show a procession coming down the steps of the building. Panning M/S of procession consisting of dignitaries - officers, mayors etc. and Prince Edward, the Prince of Wales. L/S of the Prince and entourage passing a large crowd at the foot of the steps.

    Out takes / cuts start at 01:09:57. Various shots of the Prince walking over a field past a crowd of cheering children. More crowd scenes, including Prince inspecting a troop of soldiers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    540.06
    Media URN:
    25939
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/07/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:49:00 / 01:16:37:00
    Canister:
    G 1314

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