• Short Summary

    War damaged Corinth Canal opens again with festive occasion attended by King Paul and Queen Frederika

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Greece, War Damaged Corinth Canal Open Again

    GREECE: Corinth Canal:
    EXT

    AMERICA Two minute earthquake at Seattle. Shots of cracks in road. ruined motor cars. Only seven lives lost


    CORINTH CANAL Re-opened to traffic after wartime destruction. King Paul and Queen Frederika make first trip. King declares open the Highway. Queen seen dancing in celebrations which followed


    QUEEN. FREDERIKA OF GREECE With King Paul makes first trip along Corinth Canal. Joins in dancing celebrations after canal declared open by King Paul


    GREECE Opening of Corinth Canal. King and Queen make first trip. King Paul declares canal open and Queen Frederika joins in the dancing after wards


    KING PAUL OF GREECE Seen with Queen Frederika at opening of Corinth Canal. Makes first trip. King Paul declares canal open - and Queen joins in dancing and celebrations after event


    Greece

    transportation, trade, celebration, royalty, reconstruction, war damage
    Background: War damaged Corinth Canal opens again with festive occasion attended by King Paul and Queen Frederika

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2SMH722IHNWYR9NB7T0DVUX3H
    Media URN:
    VLVA2SMH722IHNWYR9NB7T0DVUX3H
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/04/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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