• Short Summary

    Duke of Edinburgh receives freedom of Glasgow and visits Dairy Show.

  • Description

    Glasgow, Scotland.

    STV Duke of Edinburgh walking through Scottish Dairy Show at Kelvin Hall, Glasgow. SV Cattle in pens. SCU & CU Duke chatting to cattle attendants. CU Cow. SV Duke looking at sow and litter of pigs. CU Sow with litter. GV Duke walking past exhibits. SV Cheeses. LV Sides of bacon. SCU Pan, Duke walking through exhibition.

    GV. Glasgow City Chambers (exterior). SV. Interior, Duke about to sign the Burgess Roll. CU. Duke signing the Burgess Roll. SV. Men in robes looking on. SV. & CU. Lord Provost handing Duke the casket containing the Burgess Ticket. CU. Casket. GV. Duke saying (natural sound): "My Lord Provost, Ladies and Gentlemen... generous gift... honour indeed... I am thankful..." SCU. Duke continues: "...Last Duke of Edinburgh given freedom in 1866... he inaugurated statue at George Square... at one time he expected to reverse his good work..." applause. SV. Duke paying tribute to Glasgow, etc., he finishes speech, amidst applause. SV. Duke seated, applause.

    (Lav.) (Orig.H.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    505.17
    Media URN:
    30471
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/02/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:24:00 / 01:27:59:00
    Canister:
    55/14 Special

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