• Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story 'Wales Meets the Duke' - 52/39

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story 'Wales Meets the Duke' 52/39

    Lots of extra shots from those in the Newsreel Story.

    Port Talbot and Swansea, Wales.

    LS Interior of Port Talbot Steel works. Various shots of steel rolling off mill. Steel ingot going into furnace. Molton metal being poured from crucible. LS. Duke of Edinburgh talking to man at controls of machine. CU man operating machinery. LS. Duke and party walking outside the works. MS. Duke looking up. LS. Duke in power control room. CU dial on machine. CU Prince Philip's hands (wearing white gloves) turning machine handle. LS. Duke speaking to workers. LS. Part of the factory - pan down to Duke and party walking past. LS. Duke standing at table taking off gloves. LS. Duke looking at stone. Various shots of Duke walking through factory and talking to workers. MS. Duke watching men at work on lathe. Interior of steel work. MS Duke talks to man working. Int. steel works - Duke shields eyes from sparks. LS. Duke climbing up into train. LS. Factory train pulling away. LS. Train moving along, view inside the windows of locomotive, pan to train pulling up.

    GV exterior of building. MS. Duke and Mayor inside Mayor's Parlour - Duke signs book. LS. Duke and Mayor walking down steps and into car. CU signature in book. LS. Building. CU. Swansea flag and badge on roof of car. LS. people in crowd. LS. Duke's car driving through crowds. CU. Notice - University College of Swansea. LS. The University College of Swansea (2 shots). CU. Carved badge of College above the doorway. GV. Part of the College. LS. Group of youths and girls. MS. Duke among the crowd. LS. Duke and party walking through college grounds. LS. & MS. Duke walking through hospital ward and meeting students and patients.

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:44:00 / 01:44:02:00
    52/39 F (Selected Originals)

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