• Short Summary

    King George V and Queen Mary visit Manchester.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "THE KING IN MANCHESTER - His Majesty opens New Library and lays foundation stone of Town Hall Extension."

    Manchester, Lancashire.

    A car with King George V and Queen Mary in, slowly moving through crowded Manchester street. King waves his top hat from the car.

    Mayor addresses the crowd - presumably to announce the King. King addresses the crowd - sound very bad, totally unclear. Mayor presents the King with two sets of silver drums. A nice shot of the King and the Queen in front of a building - presumably the Town Hall.

    King and Queen enter the building.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1658.02
    Media URN:
    21673
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/07/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:34:00 / 01:03:04:00
    Canister:
    34/58

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