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  • Short Summary

    Prince Edward inspects troops of soldiers and scouts, presents medals to firemen and lays wreath on war memorial.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "The Prince of Wales in Chester".

    Cheshire.

    L/S of crowds watching troops of soldiers standing to attention in city main street. M/S of Prince Edward, the Prince of Wales, inspecting the troops. He is accompanied by several officers. Panning L/S, looking past troops, of cheering crowd.

    M/S of Prince presenting medals to firemen. C/U of Prince talking to fire officers. M/S of officers, dignitaries and mayor standing to attention on pitch in front of packed terraces - looks like they are listening to National Anthem. M/S of Prince being introduced to group of Girl Guide leaders on pitch. L/S parade of boy scouts around pitch. M/S of Prince watching parade from platform, he salutes the scouts.

    L/S of Prince laying wreath on war memorial; he is watched by a crowd and a line of ex-servicemen standing to attention.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    648.01
    Media URN:
    26315
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/10/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:01:40:00
    Canister:
    G 1340

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