• Short Summary

    Duke and Duchess of Gloucester fly to Ceylon (Sri Lanka) to open Parliament

  • Description

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    AEROPLANES - ENGLISH COMMERCIAL York of King's Flight takes off for Ceylon with Duke and Duchess of Gloucester aboard from London Airport-

    DUKE OF GLOUCESTER Duke and Duchess of Gloucester leave for Ceylon by aircraft York of King's flight to open parliament in Ceylon. Seen getting into plane

    DUCHESS OF GLOUCESTER Leaving for Ceylon, flying in York aircraft of King's Flight. where they are to open new parliament.

    KING'S FLIGHT York aircraft of King's Flight leaving drome to take Gloucesters to Ceylon. Seen rising into air on take-off

    LONDON AIRPORT York aircraft of King's Flight leaving London Airport with Gloucester aboard for Ceylon flying to open Ceylon Parl. Shot of York leaving ground

    Prince Henry, 1st Duke of Gloucester; Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester (Lady Alice Montagu-Douglas-Scott), Royalty; Sri Lanka

    Prince Henry, HRH The Duke of Gloucester, Lady Alice Christabel Montagu-Douglas-Scott, HRH The Duchess of Gloucester, Parliament, Commonwealth of Ceylon, Sri Lanka
    Background: Duke and Duchess of Gloucester fly to Ceylon (Sri Lanka) to open Parliament

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA73ZL6Y4SRIIYJMA19XX9K0IIX
    Media URN:
    VLVA73ZL6Y4SRIIYJMA19XX9K0IIX
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/02/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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