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  • Short Summary

    Prince Edward, Prince of Wales, starts a new 40,000 h.p. generator at Rotherham and meets various people on his tour. Yorkshire.

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    Item title reads - At Rotherham ...... H.R.H. started up a 40,000 h.p. Generator - the largest in the United Kingdom (UK). Yorkshire.

    M/S of Prince Edward, Prince of Wales, meeting various officials. M/S as he inspects a line of soldiers and stops to speak to one at the end. M/S of him preparing to start the generator, he walks off to look around the station. M/S as he turns the wheel to start the generator.

    L/S of him outside, he takes his hat off to people and shakes hands with a man then looks at his watch. He makes his farewells and climbs into a car. M/S as he walks past people and shakes hands with a man. M/S as he walks along a row of men in flat caps he speaks to one who takes his hat off to him, he stops to speak to another. M/S as he shakes hands with another man and chats to him.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:18:00 / 02:00:20:00
    G 985

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