• Short Summary

    Duke of Kent and Lord Baden Powell accept Captain Scott's ship as gift to Scout Movement.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Scott's Discovery presented to Boy Scouts".

    Embankment, London.

    Various shots of explorer Captain Robert Falcon Scott's ship the Discovery I anchored in River Thames. High angled shot of deck of ship: Duke of Kent (Prince George) gives speech accepting ship on behalf of the Scout Movement. M/S of Lord Baden Powell (in Scout Uniform) giving speech. He wishes the Duke's eldest son a happy birthday and he hopes that the ship will instil courage and spirit of adventure in the Scouts who sail the ship.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    939.18
    Media URN:
    13981
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/10/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:00:00 / 01:14:23:00
    Canister:
    37/81

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