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  • Short Summary

    Prince Philip inaugurates a gas grid and visits Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch.

  • Description

    North Wales.

    GV. Gas plant at gas reforming station at Point of Ayr, Flintshire. SV. Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, being greeted by the Chairman of the Gas Plant, Mr Mervyn. GV. Gas holders. LV. Prince Philip ascends steps up the side of a gas holder. SV. Workmen looking on. GV. Interior of the plant, the Duke going down steps inside the plant.

    AS. Duke standing on steps on side of gas holder. GV. Duke looking across the water at the bridge and the straits. GV. Straits and bridge, Duke standing in the foreground looking on.

    LV. Railway Station in North Wales with very long full name (the longest in Europe) - Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch - shorter name is Llanfair. SV. Duke's train arriving at station, pan to station sign. SV. Pan along name of station.

    SV. Duke inspecting cadets from shore base HMS Indefatigable.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1505.22
    Media URN:
    49061
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/12/1957
    Sound:
    silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:00:00 / 01:52:50:00
    Canister:
    57/97

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