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    Kirkuk, Iraq: GV Refinery at Kirkuk. Closer V Ditto. GV Comet arrives at kirkuk airstrip. SCU Iraqi nurses. SV Mr. H.S. Gibson, Managing Director of Petroleum Coy., alighting from plane. SV King Faisal with the Regent, his Uncle - Prince Illah, alighting from plane. LV Faisal inspecting Guard of Honour. SCU Ditto. GV Dais with crowds etc., SCU Faisal greeted by Sir John Cunningham. SCU Type in kilt. Angle V Pan Up flag being hoisted. LV Faisal turning wheel. CU Ditto. SV Types in turbans. CU One ditto. Angle V Faisal turning wheel helped by the Regent, & looking up at dial. CU Dial with pressure between 300 & 350. SCU Faisal laughing with Regent. GV Int. Main pumping station. CU Sign 'NO SMOKING' in english & Arabic. LV Int..Pump station. SV Man checking gauges. CU Gauge at No. 2. pump. LV Ext. No. 1. well. GV Refinery at Kirkuk.



    Royalty; King Feisal II of Iraq (Faisal ibn Ghazi ibn Faisal el Hashim (1935-1958, reigned 1939-1958), Personalities - Armed Forces; Andrew Browne Cunningham (1883-1963), 1st Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope; Ceremonies - Inauguration




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    PATHE.
    Iraq

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    Film ID:
    VLVA568ZZ4WUH3W9KC8EDX74H56UU
    Media URN:
    VLVA568ZZ4WUH3W9KC8EDX74H56UU
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/11/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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