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  • Short Summary

    The Granddaughter of Queen Victoria opens new Hospital in Bexhill, Surrey.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Sussex. Princess Helena Victoria opens Bexhill's new £35,000 hospital - free from debt - thanks to everyone - from children to unemployed - doing their bit."

    Bexhill, Sussex.

    Princess Helena Victoria (Granddaughter of Queen Victoria) arrives at opening ceremony for new Hospital. She walks past row of nurses up to the door and opens it (our view of her is obscured). The Princess and several civic dignitaries walk into the Hospital.

    Various shots of the crowd outside as they watch people go into the building.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    707.07
    Media URN:
    6170
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    18/05/1933
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:02:00 / 01:09:21:00
    Canister:
    33/40

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