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  • Short Summary

    Queen Mary opens British Hospital in Greater London.

  • Description

    Queen Mary opens British Hospital in Woolwich, Greater London.

    Full titles read: "MOTHERS AND BABIES GREET the QUEEN - at opening of British Hospital."

    L/S large group of mothers holding their babies walking together. L/S of Queen Mary climbing out of car and being greeted by nurses. Guards fire a gun salute. M/S of Queen Mary walking out of hospital doorway with nurse. She greets people outside.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    262.09
    Media URN:
    22803
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/03/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:28:00 / 01:12:42:00
    Canister:
    G 863

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The opening took place on 23 March 1922.

    The hospital was located in Samuel Street, Woolwich. It survived until 1984, when it was demolished.

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