• Short Summary

    Duke of Edinburgh inspects troops, and speaks to the citizens of Edinburgh of freedom

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    SCOTLAND: Edinburgh:
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    DUKE OF EDINBURGH Arrives with Princess Elizabeth at Edinburgh when she arrives at Edinburgh when she arrives at Edinburgh University to receive Doctor of Laws. Later, at Usher Hall, Freedom of City is conferred on the Duke, presented with the casket. Makes speech - adds his name to list of Freemen. Inspects servicemen and cadets


    EDINBURGH. at Usher Hall, Duke of Edinburgh receives Freedom of City. Seen chatting with Servicemen and Cadets. Freedom of city given by Lord Provost, Sir Andrew Murray who presented Duke with casket containing Burgess Ticket. Dukemakes reply.


    FREEMEN Philip receives the Freedom of Edinburgh from Lord Provost at Usher Hall. Makes speech


    Provost Sir Andrew Murray Presents Casket and Burgess Ticket on Duke of Edinburgh in the Usher hall when he receives Freedom of Edinburgh


    Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (LT Philip Mountbatten), Ceremonies - Local Government; Scotland

    ceremony, Prince Philip, Philip Mountbatten, speech, university, Philip Mountbatten, Duke of Edinburgh,
    Background: Duke of Edinburgh inspects troops, and speaks to the citizens of Edinburgh of freedom

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA43M07371BMK5E6SC5A3VZH73U
    Media URN:
    VLVA43M07371BMK5E6SC5A3VZH73U
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/03/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:19:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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