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  • Short Summary

    The Duke of Kent visits modern steel works in Irlam, Lancashire.

  • Description

    full title reads: "Irlam. Prince George - watches wonders of modern steel production at the mighty works of the Lancashire Steel Corporation."

    Irlam, Lancashire / Greater Manchester.

    Prince George, Duke of Kent walks with two men across industrial site. He is show a large boat on the canal. A crane is lifting either iron ore or cock from the hold of the ship.

    The Duke is introduced to staff at the Steel Works.

    Shots of steel production. Men work with molten metal. Lots of sparks and smoke.

    Shots inside works. Steel goes along rollers as Duke watches.

    More shots of the Royal visitor on his tour.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    705.28
    Media URN:
    6157
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1933
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:12:00 / 01:52:43:00
    Canister:
    33/38

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