• Short Summary

    Seaside town provides deep bomb-proof shelters to safeguard population of 34,000.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Duke of Kent Sees Safest A.R.P Town

    Ramsgate, England: Gen view crowd on pavement. Long view Duke of Kent signs book. Semi view Duke of Kent cuts tape. Semi view sign "Underground Tunnel Shelter". Long view empty tunnel. Angle & back views of Duke of Kent & party down steps to tunnel-shelter. Long view Duke etc. towards in tunnel. Semi view pan Duke. Semi view pan duke on small train in tunnel. Back view train away. CU pan of Diagram of finished shelter. Long view crowd down steps. Back views (2) crowd thru' tunnel. Long view Duke out of tunnel other end.

    Civil Defence; Royalty; Prince George of Great Britain, 1st Duke of Kent (1902-1942)
    Background: Seaside town provides deep bomb-proof shelters to safeguard population of 34,000.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8TM9OEJTDZA9WADGF9DK53E8P
    Media URN:
    VLVA8TM9OEJTDZA9WADGF9DK53E8P
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/06/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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