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    The Viking ship Hugin presented to Ramsgate and Broadstairs by Prince Georg of Denmark.

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    Ramsgate, Kent.

    LV. GV. The Viking ship 'Hugin' surrounded by crowd - ship is presented to Ramsgate and Broadstairs by Prince Georg of Denmark. MV. 'Hugin'. SV. Figurehead. CU. Travel shot along line of Danes in Viking costume. MV. Mayors of Broadstairs and Ramsgate, Councillor Frederick B. Salt and Alderman Peter Turner with Prince Georg of Denmark walking down steps to ship. SV. Crowd. MV. Prince Georg of Denmark unveiling plaque. CU. Plaque. SV. Prince Georg. SV. Hugin figurehead, pan down to deck. CU. Pan to Viking oarsmen. LV. Hugin, pan out to sea. MV. Pan from plaque to Prince Georg. Two Mayors standing behind him. Pan back to plaque. MS. Prince Georg of Denmark handing the deed of gift to the Mayors. MS. The Hugin. SCU. Prince Georg and others. SCU. Prince Georg and fiancee, Viscountess Anson. MS. Personalities watching. SCU. Civic officials in ceremonial robes. MS. Prince Georg and Mayors preceded by civic officials mount the steps to platform. SCU. Prince Georg and Mayors mounting steps. MS. Towards, Vikings mounting platform. MS. Small girl presenting bouquet to Viscountess Anson, Prince Georg sits beside her. CU. Plaque.


    Date found in the old record - 29/07/1950.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:24:00 / 01:33:25:00
    UN 2277 J

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