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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "Queen opens Loch Sloy" - 50/85.

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    Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out takes, rushes) for story "Queen opens Loch Sloy" - 50/85.

    Similar shots to newsreel story. Scotland.

    L/S Waterfall. C/U Waterfall. L/S of mountains with pylons in foreground. C/U Rushing water. M/S Various shots of electrical pylons. L/S General view of mountains with waterfall and pipes. L/S of the Loch Sloy Dam. Various shots of Loch Sloy. L/S Giant water pipes of the Dam. L/S Power house. (2 shots). C/U Studios of workmen. L/S The giant turbines. L/S and M/S Men at the control panels. (several shots). L/S of the turbine room. L/S Electric insulators. L/S Crowded stand pan to Queen on dais. L/S Water flow indicator pan to stand. M/S Queen receiving a casket.

    M/S Queen receives a present. C/U Queen shaking hands with officials. L/S and M/S Queen walking past crowds - umbrella up. L/S Pressmen preceding Queen. L/S Crowds. L/S Royal Car arriving. L/S Queen leaving car and shaking hands. C/U Queen. L/S Granddaughter of Mr Tom Johnson, Chairman of Scottish Hydro-Scheme stumbles and presents Queen with bouquet. L/S Queen pulling lever. C/U Queen. L/S Queen looking out of cabin to the Dam. C/U Queen speaking to officials. Queen accompanied by T. Johnson and the Lord Lieutenant of Argyle in the turbine room. C/U Plaque commemorating the 21 lives lost in the building of the dam. L/S Queen in the control room. L/S Crowd. L/S Queen leaving.

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:49:00 / 01:50:58:00
    50/85 A (Selected Originals)

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