• Short Summary

    Queen Mary, accompanied by the Prince of Wales, lays foundation stone at new home for nurses at St.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Queen visits Barts to lay foundation stone of new home for nurses.

    ENGLAND: London: St. Bartholomews hospital:
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    Edward, Prince of Wales (in top hat and overcoat) accompanied by officer, walks across courtyard to guard of honour.
    Queen Alexandra and Lady in Waiting stepping from car to beneath canopy where they are greeted by dignitaries.
    Officer approaches Queen.
    Mace bearer leads Royal party forward under covered way, crowd standing in background.
    Car drives through crowd, many nurses among crowd.
    Dignitaries standing under awning.
    Mace bearer leads Royal party forward under covered way.
    GV crowd filling courtyard.
    The ceremony. - Queen stands as foundation stone, suspended with large hook, lowered into place. quick motion (SPEEDED UP SHOTS)
    Prince of Wales walks from awning where he is greeted by officer.
    Officer talking to Queen as she stands beneath awning.
    Prince of Wales inspecting guard of honour. (2 shots).
    High Angle shot guard of honour lined up in front of royal awning outside the hospital.
    GVs Queen's and Prince of Wale's cars pass through huge crowd gathered in courtyard
    Background: Queen Mary, accompanied by the Prince of Wales, lays foundation stone at new home for nurses at St. Barts Hospital.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1U9CLTEZHO2D5E2E432KWV1G9
    Media URN:
    VLVA1U9CLTEZHO2D5E2E432KWV1G9
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/02/1921
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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