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  • Short Summary

    RAF Cardington is given freedom of Bedford, shots of former airship crew members.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    RAF Cardington - Freedom of Bedford, Bedfordshire.

    Mayor arrives and inspects guard of honour. Mayor presents deed, deed is then trooped. March past, pan to show Queen's colour.

    LS of aircraft hangar - originally used for R33 airship. Various shots 3 former members of airship crew: A. V. Bell, J. H. Binks (who served on R33 and R100 airships), G. E. Long (former coxswain of R33).

    Date on dope sheet is 16/07/1959.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2732.05
    Media URN:
    80456
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:47:00 / 01:12:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 3238 D

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