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    Southampton, England: G.V.
    Festival of Britain ship "Campania" tied up at Southampton. S.V. Pan "FESTIVAL
    OF BRITAIN" painted on ship's side. S.V. Festival emblem. G.V. Display of boats,
    on flight deck. S.V. Types working on boat. S.V. Types working on sailing canoe.
    S.V. Minehead Lifeboat.



    ENGLAND: FESTIVAL OF BRITAIN,
    1951. On eve of official opening South Bank site is completely ready. Fun Fair
    nears completion while Aircraft Carrier Campania, show boat of Festival, docks
    at Southampton. South Bank, (Battersea), England G.T.V. Westminster Bridge Pan
    South Bank Site. S.T.V. Dome of Discovery. Angle View Radar aerial on shot tower
    Pan Down to Concert Hall. L.V. Skylon.



    G.V. Funfair
    at Battersea Park. G.V. Puddles in arcade. G.T.V. Giant Rotor. S.V. Pan Workers
    on rotor. G.T.V. Dance Pavilion. S.V. Workers making inner canopy. S.C.U.
    Workers laying dance floor. G.T.V. Crescent Restaurant G.V. Garden Buffet. G.V.
    Fountain Lake. S.V. Workers on lakeside stage. Closer View Ditto. G.T.V.
    Fountain Lake. G.T.V. South Bank site. G.V. Dome of Discovery. G.V. Festival
    Hall. Night Shots. G.V. Floodlit Festival. L.V. Ditto.



    ENGLAND: FESTIVAL OF BRITAIN, 1951. On eve of official opening South
    Bank site is completely ready. Fun Fair nears completion while Aircraft Carrier
    Compania, show boat of Festival, docks at Southampton. Battersea, (South Bank),
    England G.T.V. Westminster Bridge Pan South Bank site. S.T.V. Dome of
    Discovery. Angle View Radar aerial on shot tower Pan down to Concert Hall. L.V.
    Skylon.



    G.V. Funfair at Battersea Park. G.V. Puddles
    in arcade. G.T.V. Giant Rotor. S.V. Pan Workers on rotor. G.T.V. Dance Pavilion.
    S.V. Workers making inner canopy. S.C.U. Workers laying dance floor. G.T.V.
    Crescent Restaurant. G.V. Garden buffet. G.V. Fountain Lake. S.V. Workers on
    lakeside stage. Closer View Ditto. G.T.V. Fountain Lake. G.T.V. South Bank site.
    G.V. Dome of Discovery. G.V. Festival Hall. Night Shots. G.V. Floodlit Festival.
    L.V. Ditto.




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    Rest of story under SOUTH BANK, SOUTHAMPTON,
    ENGLAND. FARMER. DUDLEY

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3BM7NWL6K3PV6Z1LUVT85LYCN
    Media URN:
    VLVA3BM7NWL6K3PV6Z1LUVT85LYCN
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/05/1951
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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