• Short Summary

    Prince George climbs the Table Mountain and enjoys the view.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Capetown - with PRINCE GEORGE IN S. AFRICA - with General Smuts as guide - climbs the famous Table Mountain."

    Capetown, South Africa.

    A nice panning shot of the Table Mountains, South Africa. Several men - an expedition - are seen walking along mountain's rocky terrain. Prince George, Duke of Kent is among them. General Smuts (grey hair and beard) leads the exhibition. Lord Hyde, son of he Governor General of South Africa is also there. A great panoramic shot of the Capetown. Prime George, General Smuts and another man watching the scene. The expedition starts climb down. A nice shot of the Duke looking at the landscape from the window of the cable car. Several shots of the city and its surroundings from the cable car - looks quite cloudy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    783.07
    Media URN:
    8699
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/03/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:35:00 / 01:11:55:00
    Canister:
    34/18

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