• Short Summary

    AT ACCRA EARLIER THIS WEEK, THE FOUNDATION STONE WAS LAID FOR A NEW CHAPEL BEING BUILT BY THE ACCRA RIDGE CHURCH - A CHURCH WHICH WELCOMES ANGLICANS, METHODISTS AND PRESBYTERIANS REQUIRING SERVICES IN ENGLISH.

  • Description

    1.
    CU CHURCH SIGN BOARD.
    0.05

    2.
    LS CHURCH BUILDING.
    0.10

    3.
    LS STRUCTURE OF NEW CHURCH BUILDING. (2 SHOTS)
    0.27

    4.
    GV GUEST.
    0.30

    5.
    SCU OFFICIATING MINISTERS (3 SHOTS)
    0.42

    6.
    MV MINISTERS.
    0.45

    7.
    MV GUEST.
    0.48

    8.
    MV ANOTHER GUEST READING BOOK.
    0.54

    9.
    GV GUEST.
    0.58

    10.
    MS DR. SACKEY LAYING STONE OF THE CHAPEL. (3 SHOTS)
    1.10

    11.
    MS DR. SACKEY.
    1.15

    12.
    CU MINISTER.
    1.18

    13.
    GV PEOPLE DONATING CHURCH BUILDING FUND. (2 SHOTS)
    1.26

    14.
    GV GUEST.
    1.30



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: AT ACCRA EARLIER THIS WEEK, THE FOUNDATION STONE WAS LAID FOR A NEW CHAPEL BEING BUILT BY THE ACCRA RIDGE CHURCH - A CHURCH WHICH WELCOMES ANGLICANS, METHODISTS AND PRESBYTERIANS REQUIRING SERVICES IN ENGLISH. THE CEREMONY WAS PERFORMED BY DR. E.A. SACKEY, ADVISER TO THE VOLTA RIVER AUTHORITY AND CHAIRMAN OF THE RIDGE CHURCH COUNCIL.

    THE NEW CHAPEL WILL HOLE 238 WORSHIPPERS; MORE CAN BE ACCOMMODATED ON SPECIAL OCCASIONS.

    OFFICIATING AT THE STONE-LAYING SERVICE WERE THE VENERABLE ROBERT E. ASHITEY, ANGLICAN CHAPLAIN OF THE RIDGE CHURCH, THE REVEREND F.C.F. GRANT, METHODIST CHAPLAIN OF THE CHURCH AND THE REVEREND S.T. KAETZEL, ACTING PRESBYTERIAN CHAPLAIN OF THE CHURCH.

    86 NEW CEDIS WERE COLLECTED IN AID OF THE CHURCH BUILDING FUND.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAB3TXIG4PJYY219LS2379CNJ96
    Media URN:
    VLVAB3TXIG4PJYY219LS2379CNJ96
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/06/1968
    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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