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  • Short Summary

    Prince of Wales opens Caversham Bridge on industrial visit to Reading.

  • Description

    Berkshire.

    Title: "PRINCE OF WALES opens the New Caversham Bridge during Industrial visit to Reading".

    Exterior. M/S of Prince Edward, the Prince of Wales, coming out of a building and tipping his hat to a cheering crowd.

    Interior. Panning shot of women working on a factory floor, panning shot showing the Prince walking through the factory with an entourage of dignitaries.

    Exterior. Panning M/S follows the Prince inspecting a troop of soldiers, he pauses to talk to one. M/S of Prince shaking hands with a line of dignitaries. M/S of the Prince pulling open some curtains over a plaque, presumably pronouncing the bridge officially open. M/S of Prince walking across bridge with dignitaries. L/S of the bridge over a river.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    506.04
    Media URN:
    25850
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/06/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:17:00 / 01:16:36:00
    Canister:
    G 1306

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