• Short Summary

    Princess Alice opens flats that replaced slums in St. Pancras, London.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "St. Pancras. 'Sweep Away All Slums'. Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone opens still another block of cheap and model flats for workers."

    St. Pancras, London.

    Pan across crowd gathered in front of block of flats.

    MS Countess of Athlone comes out to balcony and is applauded.

    Shots of woman looking from flag bedecked window.

    Shots of Countess making a speech. Various shots of people watching.

    N.B. The laying of the foundation stone for these flats was shown in 33/5.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    729.25
    Media URN:
    6569
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/07/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:02:00 / 01:34:24:00
    Canister:
    33/59

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