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  • Short Summary

    Princess Margaret opens new centre at East India Docks.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    East India Docks, London. Princess Margaret opens new Church Community Centre.

    Princess's car drives off, people wave to her. GV of Church. GV's of the church. Shots of the crowd. Procession of clergy. Arrival of the Princess Margaret, greeted by the Rector and Bishop of Stepney (Rt. Rev. Joost de Blank). Princess cuts a tape to open the building. A bouquet is presented to Princess. The Bishop of Stepney knocks on the door of the Church to enter. The Bishop enters. Procession of Clergy leaving the Church after the service. Procession of the Bishop of Stepney. Princess with the Vicar of All Hallows walks to inspect the building. Princess if presented with a statue of St. Nicholas - presented by Lord Mottisone. Princess leaves and says goodbyes.

    (Lavender.) Old record suggests material dates from around 22/10/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2806.03
    Media URN:
    82202
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:48:00 / 01:10:19:00
    Canister:
    UN 2780 C

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