• Short Summary

    Dame Sybil Thorndike lays a foundation stone for new model flats in Shoreditch.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Shoreditch. 'Slums are a disgrace!' (The Prince of Wales) Dame Sybil Thorndike lays foundation stone of model flats for working classes."

    Shoreditch, London.

    Dame Sybil Thorndike, along with local civic dignitaries, arrives at ceremony to lay foundation stone.

    She gives the stone a couple of taps with a mallet. She then says a few words about housing conditions for working people .

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    741.12
    Media URN:
    6813
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/12/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:37:00 / 01:16:05:00
    Canister:
    33/100

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