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  • Short Summary

    The ancient ceremony of the re-opening of the Manx Parliament.

  • Description

    St. John's Hill, Douglas, Isle of Man. July 5th 1947.

    LS GV of St. John's Hill with people gathered round it (the ceremony is the reading out of the acts to be promulgated by the next session of the Manx Parliament). LS the procession of government officials walking to the Hill. CU the War Memorial. MS/LS Governor Sir Geoffrey Rhodes Bromet inspects an RAF Guard of Honour. CU the Manx flag flying. LS GV of the assembly.

    Cuts 47/55. Mute Neg.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2395.03
    Media URN:
    76311
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:25:00 / 01:06:46:00
    Canister:
    UN 1756 F

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