• Short Summary

    Thieves steal the coronation stone from the Henry VII Chapel at Westminster Abbey in 1950

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Missing Coronation Stone

    ENGLAND: London: Westminster: Westminster Abbey: Henry VII Chapel:
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    CORONATION STONE Belonging to the Coronation Chair in the Henry VII Chapel at Westminster Abbey...Is stolen by forcing door of chape Shots of damage done to chair so doing....Serpentine is dragged for the stone..Crowds watch as Police bring up safe...Lib shots Coronation 1937


    POLICEMEN Drag the Serpentine from small boat in search for the Coronation Stone..People look on as they bring up safe Watch from bridge


    SERPENTINE, London. Crowds look on as Police drag Serpentine from all boat in search for the stolen Coronation Stone..Shots of people on bridge as old safe is brought up


    WESTMINSTER ABBEY The Coronation Stone belonging to the Coronation Chair in The Henry VII Chapel is stolen .. Doors of Chapel forced and stone taken damaging the woodwork leaving initials J.F.S.....Lib shots of Coronation in May 1937 .. Crowds watch as Police drag the Serpentine form a small boat and bring up a safe


    Crime, Justice and Law Enforcement

    crimes, theft, chapels, churches, church, criminal, criminals
    Background: Thieves steal the coronation stone from the Henry VII Chapel at Westminster Abbey in 1950

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2NA10H0G8FIRPH5P33YUG0RLD
    Media URN:
    VLVA2NA10H0G8FIRPH5P33YUG0RLD
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1951
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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