• Short Summary

    Queen Mary opens the new Albert Dock hospital in London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Queen Mary opens new Albert Dock hospital.

    London.

    M/S as the royal car draws up outside the hospital and people cheer. C/U as Queen Mary gets out and greets officials. M/S of people watching in front of railings. M/S of Queen Mary standing in front of the doors to the new hospital which treats injured seamen. L/S of her stood there surrounded by dignitaries.

    L/S's as she enters the gymnasium and greets Lord Nuffield who made a significant contribution to the new hospital building. Various shots of men on exercise bicycles as part of their convalescence. Various shots as the Queen watches with a nurse. Various shots of men on rowing machines which move across the floor. M/S as the Queen walks into the wards. M/S of man with his leg in plaster using a handle to pull the hoist up. M/S as he demonstrates this for the Queen. M/S as she walks past cheering crowds and smiles.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    987.08
    Media URN:
    18143
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/10/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:51:00 / 01:05:45:00
    Canister:
    38/85

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