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  • Short Summary

    Duke of Gloucester names a new lifeboat in Padstow.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Padstow. 'The Princess Mary' Duke of Gloucester names new £15,000 Motor Lifeboat in the presence of hundred of happy (T/C obscures)."

    Padstow, Cornwall.

    Pan across Padstow Harbour to show lifeboat 'The Princess Mary' floating. Her crew are all on deck. Quick shot of Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester as he walks to the edge of dock to pull cord to bless boat. Bottle is released against edge of boat.

    Various shots of Duke of Gloucester on board the lifeboat being shown various pieces of equipment.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    715.41
    Media URN:
    6345
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/07/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:17:00 / 02:00:01:00
    Canister:
    30/16

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