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  • Short Summary

    Prince George at ceremonial laying of foundation stone for Town Hall in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire.

  • Description

    Peterborough, Cambridgeshire.

    Full titles read: "ROYAL VISIT TO PETERBOROUGH - Prince George lays foundation stone of new Town Hall."

    L/S of procession of Royal cars driving through a narrow street in Peterborough. Crowds of people line either side of the street while the floral decorations that hang between the buildings give the occasion a carnival atmosphere. Prince George (Duke of Kent) waves as his opened topped car passes by. L/S of ceremony in progress. The Prince (in full Naval uniform), standing on raised platform next to the large foundation stone while various dignitaries stand in the background.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    794.13
    Media URN:
    35978
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/07/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:30:00 / 01:18:31:00
    Canister:
    G 1620

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