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  • Short Summary

    Mr Morrison, the Speaker, tests his new coach.

  • Description

    Houses of Parliament, London.

    Several shots of the paintings and ornaments on the new coach of the Speaker of the House Mr Morrison. Several shots of adjusting panelling and harnessing horses. MS. Mr W. Morrison, Food Minister and Speaker of the House, speaking to the two outriders and walking away. LS. Various shots of the Speaker trying out his new coach. LS. & MS. The coach outside Speaker's residence. MS. Close shots of horses and coach. LS. Speaker's coach, pan up to Big Ben. LS. Coach leaving courtyard.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2018.13
    Media URN:
    74047
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:48:00 / 01:29:22:00
    Canister:
    UN 2523 A

Comments (1)

  1. Helen Wills says

    The driver of the coach was my grandfather, Mr Jack Strickland BEM. He worked at a drayman for Whitbread\'s in London for many years. He also drive the Lord Mayor of London\'s coach in the annual parade and participated in the Horse of the Year show for many years. He died in 1980. Was wonderful to see this footage.

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