• Short Summary

    Duchess of Kent visits Malayan rubber plantation - despite possible terrorist threat.

  • Description

    Malacca, Malaya.

    LV. Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent's car with military escort from the Gordon Highlanders driving to rubber plantation. SV. Pan, Duchess's car arriving at Mr. W. G. Ross's plantation which is surrounded by barbed wire. - Spacing - SV. Duchess and Prince Edward, Duke of Kent walking around rubber estate. Duchess carries parasol. SV. Native labourers and children watching party. SV. Royal party looking at rubber tapper working. CU. Native women watching. SV. Duchess cutting rubber tree. CU. Duchess cutting rubber tree, she hands knife to Duke. SV. Duke taps tree and examines closely.

    (Dupe.Neg.) (Title scene "K")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    36.07
    Media URN:
    27581
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/10/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:29:00 / 01:15:17:00
    Canister:
    52/84

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