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  • Short Summary

    The Lord Mayor of Newcastle goes up in an aeroplane to get aerial view of exhibition ground in its entirety.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The Wembley of the North. STEPHENSEN, J. Lord Mayor of Newcastle makes serial survey and sees Pathe Gazette cameraman make first and exclusive pictures from the air of wonderful exhibition to be opened shortly by the Prince of Wales. Newcastle-on-Tyne, Tyneside.

    M/S as Mr Stephensen gets into an aeroplane. M/S of him in seat, he smiles and waves. M/S as two aeroplanes taxi along the airfield. M/S of aeroplane flying over Newcastle, M/S of the stadium, M/S of aeroplane. M/S on ground of exhibition ground and towers, various shots as it pans slowly round. L/S of the exhibition ground from the air again.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    786.05
    Media URN:
    35743
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/04/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:11:00 / 01:08:05:00
    Canister:
    G 1598

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